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.
Office of Undergraduate AdmissionEdward Miner Gallaudet (EMG) Memorial Building
(202) 250-2474 (videophone)(800) 995-0550 (voice)(202) 651-5744 (fax)
Graduate Admissions OfficeKendall Hall 101
(202) 250-2006 (videophone)(800) 995-0513 (voice)(202) 651-5400 (voice)(202) 651-5295 (fax)
Nowhere else but Gallaudet can you be part of an international university dedicated to deaf and hard of hearing students, education and research.
Can you earn a degree here in chemistry, business, IT, psychology, art and media design? Of course. Plus we have pre-law, pre-medicine and many other programs.
What does it mean that Gallaudet is a bilingual university? Everything is communicated visually in American Sign Language and English so that you don't miss a thing--and we offer plenty of support if ASL is not your first language.
Do you want the best possible graduate program for deaf education, ASL studies, linguistics, or Interpretation? Visit our Graduate Programs to learn more.
Will it change your life to connect with diverse, motivated people who share a passion for improving opportunities for all? Most definitely.
Are you ready?
Join alumni who work at the White House, the Smithsonian, Lockheed Martin, the National Institutes of Health, WorldTeach International, Wells Fargo, the CIA, the Peace Corps, Volkswagen of America, Starbucks corporate headquarters and more. After Gallaudet
We offer support for new signers, students with and without cochlear implants, and international students who are learning English.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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800 Florida Avenue NE Washington, D.C. 20002
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