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Gallaudet University was recently selected by U.S. News & World Report as the number one Best Value Schools – Regional Universities (North) in the 2014 “U.S. News Best Colleges” ranking. According to U.S. News & World Report, the Best Values Schools calculations take into consideration the university’s academic quality combined with the 2012-2103 net cost of attendance for a student who receives the average level of need-based financial aid.
“The U.S. News & World Report rankings reflect our efforts at Gallaudet University to ensure that the cost of higher education remains affordable for our students,” said Gallaudet University President T. Alan Hurwitz. “While you cannot truly put a dollar amount on the value of a college education, it is in fact invaluable. As the ranking indicates, Gallaudet strives to keep tuition and fees reasonable and competitive.”
Students have many financing options such as scholarships, financial aid, and work-study, including:
There are other financial resources available such as:
The Financial Aid Office staff work directly with students and families to design a personalized financial aid package. To learn more about the financial aid options available click here.
Roberto E. Wirth, E-’74 & H-’09, passed away on June 5 in Rome, Italy. Mr. Wirth was owner and managing director of the Hotel Hassler in Rome, one of the most prestigious family-owned hotels in the world, and owned several other hotels and resorts throughout Italy. He was a strong advocate for deaf people in...
Alumnus Timel Benton has signed a contract with the Bay Area Panthers of the Indoor Football League (IFL). Benton, who graduated last month, is the first Gallaudet Bison to sign a professional football contract since Tony Tatum signed on with the Utah Blaze in the now-disbanded Arena Football League (AFL) in May 2013. Benton was...
James Caverly, ’11, who plays Theo Dimas in Hulu’s Only Murders in the Building, will play Professor Harold Hill in the Olney Theatre Center’s summer production of Meredith Willson’s Tony-winning musical The Music Man, which opens tonight and runs through July 23. The show’s official opening is on Thursday, June 23. Sandra Mae Frank, ’13,...
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