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A world renowned education

Admissions Counselor Ben Gutierrez explains the liberal arts curriculum at Johns Hopkins, which allows students the freedom and flexibility to cross academic areas while pursuing their degree.

Ben Gutierrez, Admissions Counselor, describes the academic environment at Hopkins in this video
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Our Approach to Research

Undergraduate Admissions Officer, Monica Herrera, explains the Johns Hopkins approach to research – from its founding in 1876 as the nation’s first research university to our current students’ projects.


of students double major or minor


of students participate in some form of research while enrolled here


of graduates are employed full-time or pursuing graduate/professional school

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A Student's Perspective: Student Activities

Rahwa, Class of 2023, is double majoring in Public Health and Molecular and Cellular Biology. Get a peek at the student driven organizations available on campus that create a connected and engaged student body, and see how easy it is to make Hopkins your home.

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Internships and Hands-On Experiences

Monica Herrera, Undergraduate Admissions Officer, reviews internship opportunities and hands-on experiences available to students while they’re studying at Hopkins.

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We see the real you

Admissions Counselor Maria Theresa Foster discusses our holistic application review and how this comprehensive evaluation process assesses the entire scope of the student’s experience.

Admissions Counselor Maria Theresa Foster discusses our holistic review process in this video.
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Life After Hopkins

Ford Torney, Assistant Director of Admissions, reviews the resources available to students to aid their success after graduation.

Ford Torney, Admissions Counselor, discusses life after Hopkins in this video

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