Welcome the Class of 2025 Fall 2021 By Magazine Staff 1,336 new studentsChosen from 38,513 total global applicants. 99.5 percent were in the top 10 percent of their class 18 percent first-generation students From 44 countries The countries that the most students hail from include the U.S., China, Republic of Korea, India and Canada. Ranging from Baltimore to New Zealand, the new class covers the globe. 69.4 percent are Krieger School Students A Diverse ClassThe incoming class is 28 percent Asian, 19 percent Hispanic or LatinX, 19 percent white, 15 percent Black, 15 percent international, and 2 percent Native or Pacific Islander. Watch a time-lapsed video of the making of the class photo.