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.
The Signing Ecosystem encompasses the global community connected through visual and tactile signed languages, including the Deaf Ecosystem and its allies, united throughout:
As an ecosystem, the Gallaudet community works together to advance the socioeconomic, ethical, and political betterment of diverse deaf, deaf blind, deaf-disabled, and late-deafened people across the world and foster the talent pipeline. Central to these efforts is the preparation of students to seize career furthering opportunities in an ever-evolving, 21st century, global society.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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