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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Note: This table is intended for general informational purposes. For updated costs, please visit the Student Financial Services webpage.
The U.S. government requires Gallaudet to add a 100% surcharge to the tuition rate for international students; however, if you are from a developing country, the surcharge will be reduced to 50%. To determine if your country is on the developing/non-developing countries list, and to find out more details about this policy, please check here: http://www.gallaudet.edu/finance/student-financial-services/tuition-and-fees/eda-developing-countries-list.
* Official statement of all costs for studying at Gallaudet University can be found at the link:
** The 2020-2021 Room Rates for On-Campus Housing are available at this link:
*** The 2020-2021 Meal Plan Rates are available at this link:
Estimated Additional Costs: Plan to have at least $5,000 for personal expenses each academic year. If you stay at Gallaudet through the winter and summer vacation periods, plan to have an additional $5,000. If any family members stay with you while you are a student, plan to have an additional $5,000 (spouse) and $3,000 (other family member).
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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