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.
Office of Undergraduate AdmissionsEdward Miner Gallaudet (EMG) Memorial Building
(202) 250-2474 (videophone)(202) 651-5050 (voice)(202) 651-5744 (fax)
Find everything here that you need to apply for admission to Gallaudet University, the world’s only university designed to be barrier-free for deaf and hard of hearing students.
FAFSAAvailable online after October 1
Bachelor of Arts in InterpretationMarch 1
International Undergraduates November 30 (spring admission)July 1 (priority deadline for fall admission)
Honors Merit ScholarshipMay 15
All Other Undergraduate ProgramsRolling admissions until all spaces are filled
Graduate Programs*December 31 (international students)February 1 (Clinical Psychology)February 15 (most other programs)
*Program deadlines may vary. Review the Graduate School Catalog for information.
Learn about our application requirements for deaf and hard of hearing students and for hearing students.
Online Undergraduate Application
Learn about our application requirements and transfer credits for deaf and hard of hearing students and for hearing students.
Learn about application requirements and financial information for international students.
Online Undergraduate ApplicationOnline Graduate ApplicationEnglish Language Institute
Learn about our online degree completion program, earning a second undergraduate degree or reapplying to Gallaudet.
Online Degree Completion Program Application
Learn about application requirements and financial aid for graduate students.
Online Graduate Application
Learn about our application requirements for visiting, exchange, or non-degree undergraduate students.
Register for non-degree credit American Sign Language classes, and for personal and professional development, leadership and outreach programs offered through our Center for Continuing and Online Education.
Learn about our programs for K-12 students and find links to register.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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