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.
Thank you for visiting Gallaudet University. Through our bilingual programs and resources at the Laurent Clerc National Deaf Education Center and the University, we facilitate life-long learning, from birth through PhD and beyond for deaf, hard of hearing, and deafblind students through American Sign Language and English. Our students and alumni are leaders, changemakers, and innovators across the globe as they thrive in their careers, educate future generations, and build the vast signing ecosystem. We are a diverse, vibrant, community committed to building a better future where everyone belongs and is recognized for their unique contributions. At Gallaudet our work further cements the value of deaf, hard of hearing, and deafblind people in the world.
Gallaudet is becoming. Join us.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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