Move Mountains

Our students achieve greatness in multiple dimensions — from academics, to athletics, to the arts. What will you accomplish?

An Education That Asks More

Open your mind. Discover new perspectives. And question, question, question.

Translate Reflection Into Meaningful Action

Our Jesuit tradition of service, social justice, and mindfulness informs all we do.

Purple Pride

Holy Cross students dive into their athletic pursuits — and cheer on their classmates — with energy and enthusiasm.

Express Yourself

Get in touch with your inner — and outer — painter, singer, dancer, actor, sculptor…


Attention Early Decision Candidates

The deadline to apply Early Decision to Holy Cross is quickly approaching! Application forms are due Dec. 15. View our Early Decision checklist for additional information.

Studying at Holy Cross

Having small classes with lots of discussion gave me a hunger for inquiry and the confidence to explore new ideas. Really getting to know my professors prepared me to meet and speak with medical professionals, who in turn helped shape my career path.” — Nicholas Cormier ’15

Points of Pride


Student to faculty ratio


of demonstrated student need is met


first-year retention rate


of faculty hold doctoral degrees


Division 1 varsity athletic teams


medical school acceptance rate


law school acceptance rate


classes taught by teaching assistants


average Holy Cross class size

Become More

With a fundraising goal of $400 million, Become More is the most ambitious, comprehensive fundraising campaign in the history of Holy Cross.