Founded in 1864, Gallaudet University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Washington (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), District of Columbia. Officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Gallaudet University is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Gallaudet University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 156 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Gallaudet University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Colours||Buff and blue|
|Address||800 Florida Avenue Northeast
20002-3695 District of Columbia
|Tel||+1 (202) 651 5000|
|Fax||+1 (202) 651 5372|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is neither required nor recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||800 Florida Avenue, NE
800 995 0550
|Basic Classification||Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
Gallaudet University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 122,233 physical volumes, 9,478 physical media, 28,935 digital/electronic medium and 85 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Gallaudet University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,065 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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