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Colleges / Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate7%

About Johns Hopkins

We were founded in 1876 as the nation’s first research university. Since our beginning, we’ve made extraordinary discoveries, advanced innovative solutions, and created a place where all students can see their big ideas brought to life. Supported by peers and faculty who are among the most passionate, dedicated, and talented people in the world, our students are motivated each day by this culture of fearless enthusiasm and pursuit of knowledge.

Johns Hopkins University is a private, nonprofit university in the city of Baltimore, Maryland. Johns Hopkins was founded in 1876. The university currently enrolls around 31,275 students a year, including 6,044 undergrads.

Johns Hopkins Acceptance Rate 2022

In 2022, Johns Hopkins accepted 7% of applicants. In 2022, 2,739 out of 37,826 total applicants were accepted.

Johns Hopkins University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 7%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 15%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.9
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 44%

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Johns Hopkins University is located in the city of Baltimore, Maryland, near Baltimore and Washington and DC.

If you would like to see Johns Hopkins for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take I-95 to Baltimore, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall.

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College Info

Johns Hopkins Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 3

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Johns Hopkins is Jan 3.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Johns Hopkins is Mar 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Johns Hopkins University is a member of the Coalition for College.

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Johns Hopkins SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1520 - 1560


Math SAT Range

780 - 800


Reading SAT Range

740 - 770

Johns Hopkins Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Johns Hopkins is like? There are approximately 31,275 students enrolled at Johns Hopkins, including 6,044 undergraduate students and 25,231 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 14% percent are from MD and 86% percent of students are from other states.


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