Overview

Applicants
496
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average HS GPA
3.19

GPA Breakdown

12%
Over 3.75
15%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
23%
3.00 - 3.24
23%
2.50 - 2.99
9%
2.00 - 2.49
3%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
385 - 475
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
405 - 485
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
15 - 20

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores
Application Essay
Recommendation(s)

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
6:1
Total Faculty
308
with Terminal Degree
176

192
Women
116
Men
80
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
16%
Graduate in 5 years
39%
Graduate in 6 years
46%

Majors

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies

  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, and Gender Studies, Other

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management, General

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Communication, General

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Information Science/Studies

  • Education

  • Education, General

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

  • Child Development

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Linguistics
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • History

  • History, Other

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • International/Global Studies

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Health and Physical Education, General

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Social Work
  • Social Work, Other

  • Social Sciences

  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Directing and Theatrical Production
  • Photography
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Doctoral
Doctoral Other
Doctoral/Research
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Career overview


Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
16%
Graduate in 5 years
39%
Graduate in 6 years
46%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$18,659

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$17,213

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,010

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$15,970

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
62%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$17,809

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$15,078
Required Fees
$526
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,800

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$1,348
Transportation for Commuters
$1,554

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,031
Out of State
97%

International
10%
Foreign Countries Represented
31

Demographics

4.71%
Asian
13.69%
African-American
15.61%
Hispanic
61.18%
Caucasian
10.16%
International

55% female
45% male
97% are out of state
92% are full time
8% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
72%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
96%

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Other

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
28
Number of Honor Societies
1

Number of Social Sororities
3
Number of Religious Organizations

17% join a fraternity
9% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

52% participate in intramural sports
22% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Bison)
8 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Football
Soccer
Swimming
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Bison)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball


Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
20

Average Number of PC's per Lab
20

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
84%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
See http://helpdesk.gallaudet.edu/Dell

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Alyssa Bennett
Visitors Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002

Phone
2026515750

Email
visitors.center@gallaudet.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Rathskellar
Cafeteria
Bison Shop
Starbucks
Student Academic Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
National Mall (Musuems, Capitol, and others)
Pennsylvania Avenue
Union Station (Train/Metro/Bus and Shopping Center)
Dupont Circle
Adams Morgan

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
M-F
9-4:30
2026515750

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Contact Email Address for Visit
visitors.center@gallaudet.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Shuttle buses, Metro train, Greyhound, Amtrak, City Buses, taxis Closest Airport: National Airport (DCA)

Driving Instructions to Campus
From 495 (Washington Beltway) Take the exit for Route 295 South/Baltimore-Washington Parkway. Exit at Route 50/New York Avenue. Turn left at first traffic light, Bladensburg Road. At second traffic light light make right on Mt. Olivet Road. Then at second traffic light make left onto West Virginia Avenue. At first traffic light make a right onto Florida Avenue and proceed to the first right turn into Gallaudet's main entrance.

Local Accommodations
Kellogg Conference Hotel at Gallaudet University (202) 651-6000 Crown Plaza (202) 682-9523 1001 14th St NE Downtown Motel (202) 544-2000 1345 4th St NE Super 8 Motel (202) 543-7400 501 New York Ave NE Howard Johnson (202) 546-9200 600 New York Ave NE
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Key Stats

496
Applicants
1,031
Size
65%
Acceptance Rate

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