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
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Gallaudet University is authorized by the United States Department of State to operate the Exchange Visitor Program under the categories of Research Scholar, Short-Term Scholar, Specialist, and Student. The purpose of the program is to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and other countries by means of educational and cultural exchange. IA works closely with academic departments and faculty members to extend its resources on a selective basis in the spirit of institutional collegiality, fostering knowledge, and the exchange of information.
Gallaudet University hosts Exchange Visitors in the Student classification of associate, bachelor's, master's, doctorate, non-degree, and intern.
An Exchange Visitor in this category is partially or wholly funded by his/her own government, the U.S. government, or Gallaudet University, and must attend orientation during the semester of his/her arrival at Gallaudet University. He or she is expected to register for a full course load each semester: 9 credits as a graduate student, or 12 credits as an undergraduate student.
A brief description of each of the categories follows:
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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