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.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Edward Miner Gallaudet1864-1910
Dr. Percival Hall, G-18931910-1945
Leonard M. Elstad, G-'23 1945-1969
Edward C. Merrill, Jr.1969-1983
W. Lloyd Johns1983
Jerry C. Lee1984-1987
Elisabeth A. Zinser1988
I. King Jordan, '701988-2006Profile
Robert R. Davila, '532007-2009Profile
T. Alan Hurwitz2010-2015Profile
Roberta "Bobbi" Cordano2016-presentProfile
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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