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Gallaudet University

Washington, DC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate60%
Acceptance Rate60%

About Gallaudet University

Gallaudet University is a private, nonprofit school in the city of Washington, DC. Gallaudet University was founded in 1864. The college currently enrolls around 1,451 students a year, including 1,019 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Gallaudet University

It is moderately difficult to get into Gallaudet University. Gallaudet University admitted 60% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 412 applications received in 2022, 248 students were offered admission.

Gallaudet University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 60%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 23%

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Gallaudet University is locatedin the city of Washington, DC,.

If you are interested in seeing Gallaudet University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Washington, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Reagan National.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Gallaudet University and Washington are like without leaving home.

College Info

800 Florida Avenue, NE Washington, DC 20002-3625

Campus Setting: Urban

Gallaudet University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Gallaudet University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Gallaudet University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Gallaudet University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

820 - 1040


Math SAT Range

405 - 530


Reading SAT Range

385 - 510

Gallaudet University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Gallaudet University is like? There are approximately 1,451 students enrolled at Gallaudet University, including 1,019 undergraduate students and 432 graduate students. 89% percent of students attend school full-time, 2% percent are from DC and 98% percent of students are from other states.


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