Johns Hopkins University is a highly competitive school and its admissions statistics make Johns Hopkins University one of the 50 most competitive schools for undergraduate admissions globally. Similar to the trends across all top schools, Johns Hopkins University acceptance rates have continued to decline over the past 8 years and will almost certainly continue to do so into the future.
The Class of 2021 was one of the most challenging year to be admitted to Johns Hopkins University ever to date. For the Class of 2021, 26,578 students applied to Johns Hopkins University of which 3,133 students were accepted, yielding an overall acceptance rate of 11.8%. Overall applications decreased by 1.9% over last year (2020 to 2021) from 27,095 to 26,578.
For the Class of 2021, 591 students were admitted through the early admissions process. Total early applications totaled 1,934, yielding an early acceptance rate of 30.6%. Early applications increased by 0.3% over last year (2020 to 2021) from 1,929 to 1,934.