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.
Charles Reilly, Ph.D.Executive Director
(202) 250-2294 (videophone)(202) 651-5150 (voice)(800) 451-8834 (voice)(202) 651-5746 (fax)Email
International students interested in coming to the United States for a short course of study, workshop, or other training event at Gallaudet University must obtain a *B-1/B-2 Tourist Visa. If, however, they are interested in attending Gallaudet to obtain a degree or certification, they must have F-1, J-1, or permanent residency status.
Please note that Gallaudet doesn’t make the policy or decision on these tuition rates. The Education of the Deaf Act (EDA) and ensuing regulations from the United States Department of Education require that international students attending Gallaudet University pay a tuition surcharge of either 100% or 50%, depending on their country of citizenship. For more information: EDA Developing Countries List for Academic Year 2020/2021 – Gallaudet University.
Proof of immigration status for each visa category is required, in order to verify the benefits that one may qualify for.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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