Johns Hopkins Varsity

The Johns Hopkins Varsity (commonly referred tae as Johns Hopkins, JHU, or simply Hopkins) is an American private research varsity in Baltimore, Maryland.

The Johns Hopkins Varsity
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Seal o The Johns Hopkins Varsity
MottoVeritas vos liberabit (Latin)
Motto in Scots
The Truth Shall Set You Free
Established1876 (1876)
Endowment$3.413 billion (2015)[1]
PresesRonald J. Daniels
ProvostRobert C. Lieberman
LocationBaltimore, Maryland, Unitit States
39°19′44″N 76°37′13″W / 39.32889°N 76.62028°W / 39.32889; -76.62028Coordinates: 39°19′44″N 76°37′13″W / 39.32889°N 76.62028°W / 39.32889; -76.62028
CampusMaryland: Washington, D.C.
Bologna, Italy
Nanjing, Cheenae
Student NewspaperThe Johns Hopkins News-Letter
ColoursAuld gowd an sable
Columbia blue and black
AthleticsNCAA Division III
Centennial Conference
NCAA Division I
Big Ten Conference[6]
NicknameBlue Jays
Sports24 varsity teams[5]
MascotBlue Jay
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  1. As of June 30, 2015. "U.S. and Canadian Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Endowment Market Value and Change in Endowment Market Value from FY 2014 to FY 2015" (PDF). National Association of College and University Business Officers and Commonfund Institute. 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "College Navigator entry for Johns Hopkins University". National Center for Education Statistics. 2013. Retrieved September 16, 2013.
  3. "Academese".
  4. "Color - Johns Hopkins Identity Guidelines". Retrieved November 14, 2015.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Athletic Quick Facts".
  6. "Johns Hopkins women's lacrosse joins Big Ten". The Baltimore Sun. 2015. Retrieved June 17, 2015.