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.
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Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Volunteers plant trees during 2019 Campus Beautification Day (video courtesy of Casey Trees)
As the nation's premier higher learning institution dedicated to the education of deaf and hard of hearing students, we are committed to reducing our impact on the environment to ensure that future Gallaudet students can enjoy the same opportunities afforded to today's students. We are committed to engaging and educating our students and the broader Gallaudet community about the need to address climate change and the role we all play in mitigating the threats caused by a warming planet and environmental degradation.
Gallaudet has made the following commitments to accelerate our transformation to a truly sustainable university:
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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