Gallaudet UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Washington, District of Columbia Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other private schools

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$17,038

Avg tuition

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About Gallaudet University

Gallaudet University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Washington, District of Columbia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,485, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 61%. The university offers 29 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 51%, and a student-faculty ratio of 6:1. Tuition and fees for students are $17,038.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

61% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 61%

Retention Rate 75%

Graduation Rate 51%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 785-1045

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 14-19

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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The student-to-faculty ratio at this school is lower than other schools.

This means there are more faculty for each student, which can create an opportunity for more individualized attention and support in your studies.

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60%

Female Student Population

6:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

50%

Black

15%

Hispanic

13%

Unknown

7%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Asian

5%

Two or more races

4%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Socio-Economic Diversity

59% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

59%

State Grant Aid

64%

Institution Grant Aid

91%

Pell Grant

59%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,177
State Grant Aid $13,116
Institution Grant Aid $10,922
Pell Grant Aid $5,015
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.