Application materials include:

  • Academic transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume/CV
  • Scores from the GRE General Test are required. The GRE Chemistry Subject Test is recommended.

All transcripts, letters of recommendation, and GRE scores should be received by January 15 to ensure full consideration.

Assistance with the application process is available. Candidates with questions and/or requests for assistance should contact the Admissions Committee’s Academic Affairs Administrator:

Academic Affairs Administrator
Johns Hopkins University
Department of Chemistry
3400 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Fax: 410-516-8420

Financial Aid and Admissions

About 80 fellowships, research appointments, and teaching assistantships are available for graduate students. There are no fixed admission requirements. Undergraduate majors in chemistry, biology, earth sciences, mathematics, or physics may apply as well as well-qualified individuals who will have received a BA degree.