Study Abroad at Johns Hopkins University

United States Northeast Baltimore

Johns Hopkins University is known as one of the United States’ leading research universities, home to highly-ranked departments of Science, Public Health, Engineering, and Music. Walk to classes across the scenic 140-acre campus in Baltimore, Maryland, and afterwards explore the Inner Harbor, Fell’s Point or Federal Hill. Baltimore’s metropolitan area has a diverse population of almost three million and is situated between the large metropolitan areas of Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia, making it ideally located for you to venture to the East Coast’s major population centers. Remember to use your student ID for cheaper rates on everything from meals to guitar lessons, workouts, and more on and near campus.

Academic strength: Biological & Physical Sciences, Engineering, Social Justice
Rankings: Times Top 10

About the University

Johns Hopkins University

Founded in 1876, Johns Hopkins’ beautifully tree-lined campus with traditional architecture belies the cutting-edge work that takes place here and leads the way in research, internationally. In the heart of Baltimore, Maryland, a major metropolitan city, JHU is perfectly positioned for you to delve into an enviable routine of exploration, relaxation, and study and to integrate the diverse city life into your everyday.

Take advantage of the university’s and community’s active lifestyle, and share in the experiences of the study clubs and intramural sports.

Learn more at Johns Hopkins University's official website

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Unparalleled Access

We know your destination and host university inside and out

Total Support

We manage your housing, insurance, application - the entire adventure

24/7 Health & Safety Coverage

Our experts are available around-the-clock for support when you need it

In It For You

As a registered US not-for-profit, it's our mission that drives us

We've Seen It All

For over 70 years we have curated world-class study abroad experiences

Official Associations

Over 300 of the world's best universities trust our study abroad expertise

“I have become more confident, patient and independent. I’m glad that I could study at Johns Hopkins for two months and collaborate with people from different countries. I’m glad that Prof. Schildbach taught me lots of things, not only professional knowledge, but also ways of dealing with things.”
Chloe Teoh, Past SAF Student

Life at Johns Hopkins University

"When I first came here, I felt nervous, but now I have made many good friends!"

Hear more from Benjamin about why he chose to study at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.

Student Health & Safety

We champion health, safety, and security. As part of IES Abroad, the largest study abroad organization in the United States, we have set the standard for health and safety in study abroad for decades. We plan for the ‘what if’, so you can get on with the experience of a lifetime.
International Health Insurance

International health insurance included in the cost of your program

24/7 Emergency Phone Support

Total coverage to support you while traveling and in your new city

Location-Specific Information

Health and safety information prepared based on your destination

Health In Your Language

Highly trained multilingual staff to connect you to healthcare providers

Secure Housing

Quality, safe, secure housing within close proximity to your classes

Dedicated Expertise

Protection by a Dean of Students Office advocating for your interests

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