College of the Holy Cross is the oldest Catholic
college in New England. It owes its existence
to the second bishop of Boston, Benedict Joseph
Fenwick, S.J., who founded the College in 1843
and gave it the name of his cathedral, the Cathedral
of the Holy Cross, along with the seal and motto
of the Diocese of Boston.
Holy Cross is recognized as one of the best
liberal arts colleges in the United States.
Holy Cross is highly respected for its superior
undergraduate academic programs, excellent faculty,
and the intelligence, imagination and achievements
of its students. It is also well-known for its
strong, well-supported and enthusiastic commitment
to the principle of educating men and women
for others, in a community that generates a
strong feeling of belonging and a vital sense
College of the Holy Cross has developed a licensing
program for the use of its trademarks and other
symbols ("marks") which have become associated
with the College. The College name, logos, and
seal are registered trademarks. The College of the Holy Cross has contracted with the Licensing Resource Group (LRG) to help manage the licensing program.
licensing program protects the name and logos
of Holy Cross from undesirable commercialism
and protects the College's integrity and legal
liability through our quality assurance
and product approval processes. The licensing
program will make every effort to protect retailers
carrying licensed merchandise by keeping unlicensed
merchandise off the shelves of competing retailers.
person or organization wishing to use any of
the College's marks for commercial purposes
must obtain a license from LRG. Non exclusive licenses will be granted
to those persons or organizations who meet all
requirements and whose products or services
are deemed appropriate.To apply for a license, visit http://www.lrgusa.com, click “Licensing”, and then click “Apply”.
intent of this program is to ensure the integrity
of the Holy Cross name, its seal and its logos.
All licensees will be required to pay a royalty on all products sold. The revenue
generated from royalties is to be used to offset
administrative expenses of the program and to
provide scholarship funds for students.
About the Licensing Resource Group
The primary functions of LRG include: facilitating the licensing process for licensees, executing licensing agreements, monitoring the marketplace for unlicensed use of trademarks, collecting royalties and conducting compliance review audits of licensed manufacturers. Information on the services they provide, including a copy of an application and license agreement, can be found at http://www.lrgusa.com
To view a list of current, licensed vendors, complete with contact information and product information, go to http://www.lrgusa.com, click “Resources”, click “Licensed Vendors”, and then click “View” next to College of the Holy Cross.
College has assigned responsibility for the
administration of the program to the Director
of Auxiliary Services.
Any questions should be directed to:
of the Holy Cross
Director of Auxiliary Services
P.O. BOX AUX
Worcester, MA 01610-2395
Phone: (508) 793-2772
FAX: (508) 793-3020
University Brand Manager
Licensing Resource Group
495 Hope Street, Suite 5
Bristol, RI 02809