Dean's Welcome Letter

Dear Prospective Graduate Student:

Thank you for your interest in Gallaudet University’s Graduate School. Gallaudet offers excellent graduate programs where the emphasis is on working with people who are deaf or hard of hearing. Graduate study at Gallaudet provides a rich opportunity for you to attain your educational and career objectives.

This graduate application and the Graduate School Catalog will provide you with all the necessary application and program information. Note that only application files that are complete will be evaluated for admission.

This application applies primarily to students seeking graduate degrees at Gallaudet. Nevertheless, prospective students interested in taking courses at Gallaudet, but not in seeking admission to a degree program, will find Special Student application instructions on this website. Students interested in participating in one of Gallaudet’s Graduate Certificate programs will find Certificate application instructions on this website as well.

We encourage you to visit the Gallaudet campus and meet the graduate faculty. Please call either 800-995-0513 or 202- 651-5717 (TTY/Voice) for information on Graduate School Open Houses or to schedule a visit.

We look forward to receiving your application for graduate study at Gallaudet University. Please contact us if we can assist you during the application process.


Gaurav Mathur, Ph.D.
Graduate School