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.
Board Liaison: Heather Harker
Member, Board of Trustees
Mr. Edson F. Gallaudet III is president and founder of Build Urban, a development firm building high-density, urban projects with a focus on affordability and sustainability. Build Urban is located in Seattle and has grown to more than a dozen employees since its founding in 2009.
Mr. Gallaudet is a descendant of Edward Miner Gallaudet, the University’s first president, and the Rev. Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, after whom the University was named. He and his wife Julie have four children: Claire, Gigi, Edson IV, and Charlotte.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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