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Johns Hopkins University, founded in 1876, is a private university. It is one of the smallest national research universities in terms of enrollment, giving undergraduates, including freshmen, access to equipment, resources, internships, research positions and the internationally recognized faculty. The school is committed to helping create new student organizations and activities. Undergraduate education is enhanced by the student's ability to take courses in other divisions of the university, including the Schools of Public Health, Medicine, Nursing, and International Studies, and the Peabody Conservatory of Music. Its 140-acre campus is located in a residential area of northern Baltimore.

Website: www.jhu.edu/

Private
Co-ed
5,374
Undergraduate
Students
(51.7%) 2,781 Women
(48.3%) 2,593 Men
2,546
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Most difficult
Overall Admission Rate
11% of 29,129 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 2

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.93
SAT Math
760-800 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
735 average
710-760 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
34 average
33-35 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$75,198
Tuition and Fees
$55,350
Room and Board
$16,310
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Freshman Award
$47,492
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$25,697
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
4-1-4
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
710
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 32% of classes
10-19 students: 42% of classes
20-29 students: 8% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
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Campus Life

Baltimore Population
619,493
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Baltimore and Washington, DC
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
51% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Blue Jay
Sororities
27% of women participate
Fraternities
18% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
29.7% Asian
7.9% Black/African-American
16.2% Hispanic/Latino
6.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
33.5% White
6.2% Unknown
International Students
9.5% from 51 countries
First-Year Students Returning
97.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
88.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
54%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
35.0%
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