Office of the
Office of the

Selfies with the incoming class at Freshman Convocation 2014.

Welcome to Johns Hopkins. As president of this great university, it’s been my tremendous privilege to witness, every day, the joy and promise of discovery.

Johns Hopkins is the nation’s first research university, a place where we explore fundamental questions of meaning, pursue creative achievement, and advance basic and applied research. And we do so joined together in common service to the world of knowledge and the betterment of humanity.

Ronald Daniels Signature

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These traditions reflect, more than anything, a culture that gives pride of place to freedom of thought, to collegiality and discovery, and to the relentless pursuit of excellence.
—The Ten by Twenty


Progress Report 2015

In March 2015, President Daniels launched the first Ten by Twenty progress report. The online report collects 30 snapshots of projects large and small that exemplify the university community’s work toward the Ten by Twenty goals in four priority areas: One University, Individual Excellence, Commitment to Community, and Institution Building. Visit the site to explore the report and to send your comments.