800 Florida Avenue NE Washington, DC 20002 202-651-5750
http://www.gallaudet.edu admissions.office@gallaudet.edu
About Gallaudet University
  • Year of Foundation 1864
  • Size of Campus 99 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,274
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 53%, 47%, 95%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $11,610
  • Room and Board $10,060
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Least selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 1,053
Gallaudet University is the world leader in liberal education and career development for deaf and hard of hearing students. The University enjoys an international reputation for its outstanding programs and for the quality of the research it conducts on the history, language, culture, and other topics related to deaf people.Gallaudet continues to provide exemplary service to deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing students and to the community beyond Kendall Green.Gallaudet's campus, also known as Kendall Green, is a beautiful and vibrant campus full of history.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Psi Chi
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Pacific Association; Black Deaf Student Union; German Club; International Student Club; Latino Student Union
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming; Rock Festival; RIT/Gallaudet Weekend; Turn-a-Page; Oktoberfest; Signing Gospel; Holiday Bazaar, ASL Festival
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Reagan National Airport (6), Baltimore Washington International (25)
  • Distance to nearest train Washington, DC (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Washington, DC (1)
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 22%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 9%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (94%), apartments for married students (2%), special housing for disabled students (4%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 66%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 3%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 244,494
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 430
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,573
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 231
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,208
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,543
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 65
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities The Gallaudet University Archives is dedicated to the preservation of collections related to the Deaf community. The Gallaudet University Archives houses 4,100,'000 pages of archival documents; 2,500 Deaf rare books; 2,000 reports from various Deaf school
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Microforms 665,475
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 16,509
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 18
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 69%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis