Gallaudet University

Gallaudet University

Washington, District of Columbia

Tuition and Fees

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Gallaudet University for an academic year can be broken down into $16,512 for tuition, $526 for fees, $1,600 for books and supplies, $14,928 for room and board and $5,600 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

Books and supplies$1,600
Room and board$14,928
Other expenses$5,600

Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionNo
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planNo
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

95% of undergradate students at Gallaudet University received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Gallaudet University consists of 95% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $22,464 on average, 59% receiving pell grants of $5,024 on average, 91% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $10,922 on average, and 43% receiving federal student loans of $5,268 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid


Awarded any Financial Aid

Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid19195%$22,464
Pell grants11859%$5,024
Institutional grants or scholarships18291%$10,922
Federal student loans8643%$5,268

Net Price

Average Net Price


Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $12,439 compared to net price of $11,205 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $15,749 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $19,147 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $24,914 in the $110,001 and more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$12,439
$30,001 – $48,000$11,205
$48,001 – $75,000$15,749
$75,001 – $110,000$19,147
$110,001 and more$24,914

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

The cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Gallaudet University is $163,144. The cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 3% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Gallaudet University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

4-year Sticker Price

Year Sticker Price