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)
Students, professors and staff are here to welcome you to campus, whether your first day is for an athletic pre-season, a pre-orientation program or New Student Orientation.
Find out everything you need to know about Gallaudet and enjoy great trips around Washington, D.C. Current students will serve as your orientation leaders, resident advisors in your residence hall and peer mentors. They will help you build friendships and have a successful first year.
Pre-orientation DatesPre-orientation is required for Honors, and international students, as well as students with disabilities.
New Student OrientationNSO is required for all new undergraduate students.
During NSO, you will participate in welcome activities; meet academic advisors, faculty, staff and administrators; and become familiar with campus culture and services.
All first-year, transfer and international students must take placement tests in ASL and may be asked to take tests for English and mathematics. We strongly encourage that you take those tests online before arriving for NSO. These tests are required, as your scores on these tests help you and your academic advisor schedule appropriate classes for your first semester.
For more information or answers to additional questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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