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Recent news from The Johns Hopkins University

This section contains regularly updated highlights of the news from around The Johns Hopkins University. Links to the complete news reports from the nine schools, the Applied Physics Laboratory and other centers and institutes are to the left, as are links to help news media contact the Johns Hopkins communications offices.


Class of 2016 Offered Admission to The Johns Hopkins University

For the tenth year in a row, a record-breaking number of people – 20,496 – applied for undergraduate admission to the schools of Arts and Sciences and Engineering at The Johns Hopkins University, a 5 percent increase over last year. At the same time, the university’s admissions rate fell to a record low: Only 17.7 percent of those applying for entry in fall 2012 were admitted.

Class of 2015 Starts to Take Shape at Johns Hopkins

Acceptance emails and envelopes are in the hands of the 3,032 potential members of the Johns Hopkins University class of 2015, but that doesn’t mean the Office of Undergraduate Admissions is taking it easy.