Admissions for Pre-College Students: How to Apply
Savor the summer at Johns Hopkins!
If you’re an accomplished high school student with unbridled curiosity, boundless creativity, and a passion for learning, Summer at Hopkins is the perfect place to be. Whether you choose our 2-week Pre-College Programs or enroll in our 5- to 10-week undergraduate Summer Term courses, you’ll learn from JHU’s expert instructors, study with future leaders from around the world, and enjoy engaging activities as part of the Johns Hopkins community.
For All Applicants
A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale is required for either Pre-College Programs or Summer Term Undergraduate Courses. Your official academic documents should include Fall 2022 grades, or your school can include a recent report card.
For Pre-College Program Applicants
Successful completion of one year of high school is required prior to the program’s start date.
Only the “Data Analytics Workshop” Pre-College Program includes an additional prerequisite. Please see the program description for more details
For Summer Term Course Applicants
Successful completion of two years of high school is required prior to the course’s start date. Specific course prerequisites must also be met.
Applying for Admission
To start this exceptional opportunity, you’ll need:
- A Completed Online Application
- An Official Academic Transcript or Grade Report
Signed or stamped official academic records should be sent directly from your school via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to this postal address:
Johns Hopkins University
Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Summer at Hopkins
1717 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 104
Washington, DC 20036-2005
- The Application Fee
The $85.00 USD application fee is required to submit your online application and is non-refundable.
Note: In rare instances, additional documentation may be requested in order to complete your admissions decision.
Additional Requirements for International Student Applicants
If you live outside of the United States, you are encouraged to apply early to ensure sufficient time for all necessary arrangements. Please review the full details of these International Students’ admissions requirements:
- English Language Proficiency
- Evaluation of International Official Transcripts
Receiving Your Admissions Decision
Summer at Hopkins will review your application and send notification of your decision to the online application portal. If admitted, your next steps will be to accept your offer of admission, submit your Initial Payment, and initiate any remaining enrollment documents.
Start Your Application
Summer at Hopkins offers rigorous academics and active learning experiences designed to expand your mind, connect you with like-minded peers, and give you a preview of college life.