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Financial Aid

Undergraduate financial aid at Hopkins

donut chart: 100 percent
calculated need met
donut chart: 88 percent
families with incomes <$200K receive Johns Hopkins grants

How Hopkins Families Pay for College

need-based Johns Hopkins grants
$5.5 million
federal or state grants
$4 million
merit scholarships
$2.3 million
outside scholarships
  • Average need-based grant for first-year students: over $37,000
  • 44% of first-year students receive aid
distribution of family annual incomes for those receiving aid

Our Commitment

Hopkins is dedicated to enrolling the strongest students each year, and it’s our goal to help students able to make their college decision without being limited by their family financial circumstances. We are committed to meeting 100% of demonstrated financial need for our students for all four years of undergraduate study. With a variety of financial support programs for all types of families, we guide families through the process of finding the right path for them. We support every admitted family, with advisers in our Office of Student Financial Services available to help all families understand and explore their options.

“The financial aid opportunity that Hopkins gave me was much better than any of the state schools that I applied to. The financial assistance there wasn’t going to back me up as much as Hopkins is doing right now. That really pushed [my decision to enroll], but I think, overall, Hopkins is an amazing place to do something important.”
—Diego ’17
biophysics and molecular and cellular biology

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How to apply for aid

Visit How to Apply for Aid for a full list of requirements and deadlines.

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Baltimore Scholars

The Baltimore Scholars Program offers full-tuition scholarships for Baltimore City public high school students who are accepted to Johns Hopkins University.