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.
Ely Center 132
(202) 250-2988 (videophone)(202) 651-5255 (voice)(202) 651-5757 (fax)
All first-year and second-year undergraduates are required to live on campus. If you feel you qualify for an exemption to reside on campus, you may complete the Exemption Form electronically here.
Be sure to send your necessary documentations to the Housing Operations Manager at email@example.com promptly after submitting the Exemption Form online. The Housing Operations Manager will review and decide on all exemption requests. The Housing Operations Manager reserves the right to consider each request on a case-by-case basis and require any documentation deemed necessary to verify the information submitted with the request.
A minimum of ten (10) business days is required to process requests. Exemption decisions will be sent to the student's official University e-mail address. It is very important that the exemption request contains as much information as possible to ensure an expeditious evaluation process.
The student is advised not to enter into any off-campus lease or rental agreement before the University makes its determination with regard to the student's request.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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