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Tuition & Fees

$47,560

$47,560

not including room and board

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Extremely Selective

17%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,519
Declined + 17,095
Total Received 20,614
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undergraduateRatios

52%

48%

male

female

1  :  12

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Public Health Studies
  2. International Studies
  3. Biomedical Engineering
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School Facts

Johns Hopkins, founded in 1876, is a private university. Its 140-acre campus is located in a residential area of northern Baltimore.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 7,216
Established in 1876
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  NLN (National League for Nursing)

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Codes

SAT 5332
ACT 1704

Social Networks

Private (nonprofit)

5,185

undergraduate students

2,031

graduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
55%
600-699
38%
500-599
8%
400-499
-1%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
69%
600-699
28%
500-599
4%
400-499
-1%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
62%
600-699
31%
500-599
6%
400-499
1%
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
86%
24-29
13%
18-23
1%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
85%
24-29
14%
18-23
1%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
74%
24-29
25%
18-23
1%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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Baltimore, MD

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Baltimore, MD

140-acre campus in Baltimore (population: 621,342); branch campuses in East Baltimore and Washington, DC. Served by air, bus, and train; air also serves Washington, DC (40 miles). School operates transportation to area schools, John Hopkins Medical Sch, Peabody Cons, and train station. Public transportation serves campus.

Johns Hopkins University
3400 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
55%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
14 fraternities 27% of male students
 
9 sororities 32% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
84%
Top 1/4
98%
Top 1/2
99%
Bottom 1/2
1%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
55%
600-699
38%
500-599
8%
400-499
-1%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
69%
600-699
28%
500-599
4%
400-499
-1%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
62%
600-699
31%
500-599
6%
400-499
1%
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
86%
24-29
13%
18-23
1%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
85%
24-29
14%
18-23
1%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
74%
24-29
25%
18-23
1%
12-17
0
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $70
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline January 1
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Recommended
SAT or ACT Required

Extremely Selective

17%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,519
Declined + 17,095
Total Received 20,614

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Recommendations
Secondary school record

Important

Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Ellen Kim
Director, Undergraduate Admissions
P: 410 516-8171
F: 410 516-6025
gotojhu@jhu.edu

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $3,642,551
State $350,122
Institutional $70,554,916
Other external $1,462,020
Total $76,009,609

Non-need-based

Federal $1,088,843
State $61,808
Institutional $2,961,407
Other external $654,924
Total $4,766,982

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
fencing
field hockey
football
lacrosse
soccer
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
water polo
wrestling

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
American Lacrosse Conference (Division I), Centennial Conference (Division III), Collegiate Water Polo Association (Division I)
Mascot
Blue Jay
School colors
columbia blue and black
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Africana Studies
Anthropology
Applied Mathematics/Statistics
Archaeology
Behavioral Biology
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Biophysics
Chemical Engineering
Chemical/Biomolecular Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Classics
Cognitive Science
Cognitive Sciences
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Earth/Planetary Science
Earth/Planetary Sciences
East Asian Studies
Economics
Electrical Engineering
Engineering Mechanics
English
Environmental Earth Sciences
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Studies
Film/Media Studies
French
General Engineering
Geography/Environmental Engineering
German
Global Environmental Change/Sustainability
History
History of Art
History of Science/Technology
History of Technology/Science
Humanistic Studies
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Studies
Italian
Latin American Studies
Materials Science/Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Natural Sciences
Near Eastern Studies
Neuroscience
Philosophy
Physics/Astronomy
Political Science
Psychology
Public Health Studies
Romance Languages
Security Informatics
Social/Behavioral Sciences
Sociology
Spanish
Writing Seminars
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Undergraduate

72%

5,185
students

Female
48%
2,509

Male
52%
2,676

Graduate

28%

2,031
students

Female
35%
712

Male
65%
1,319

undergraduateFull-time

99%

5,145
students

Female
49%
2,497

Male
51%
2,648

undergraduatePart-time

1%

40
students

Female
30%
12

Male
70%
28

Student Break-down

9%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
19%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
11%
Hispanic/Latino
48%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

12%

Transfer applicants accepted

33%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 3.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: March 15

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

60

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 60
Countries most often represented Canada
China
India
South Korea
Thailand
Turkey
Special services offered for international applicants Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Janice Heitsenrether
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions
410 516-8171
jheise1@jhu.edu

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