A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
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Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
There truly is no other place like Gallaudet in the world. We provide a world-class education for deaf and hard of people from all over the world, from all walks of life. Student success depends on inclusion, fully accessible classrooms and campus life, and a supportive faculty and staff. That success is evident with our faculty and staff; many of them are also deaf and hard of hearing alumni of Gallaudet.
Gallaudet is a federally funded and donor-supported university, governed by a Board of Trustees. The campus also houses the Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center which includes the Kendall Demonstration Elementary School and Model Secondary School for the Deaf. To learn more about Gallaudet's operations, click the links below:
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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