800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002
Operator/Main Switchboard 202-651-5000
Gallaudet University, the world's only liberal arts university with programs and services specifically designed to accommodate deaf and hard of hearing students, was established in 1864 by an Act of Congress, and its charter was signed by President Abraham Lincoln. With an annual enrollment of 1,700 students, the University offers nearly 40 undergraduate majors and close to 30 graduate degree programs.