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Move Mountains

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

Open your mind. Discover new perspectives. And question, question, question.
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Translate Reflection Into Meaningful Action

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

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

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

News

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Commitment to Anti-Racism

Jun 19, 2020

Holy Cross affirms our commitment to be an actively anti-racist organization. We join the voices around the country and globe to proclaim that Black Lives Matter. 

Visit Us Virtually

While campus tours and other visits are suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, we are offering many virtual opportunities for you to experience our campus.

 

Points of Pride

10:1
Student-to-faculty ratio
100%
of demonstrated student need is met
93%
first-year retention rate
95%
of faculty hold doctoral degrees
27
Division 1 varsity athletic teams
81%
medical school acceptance rate
88%
law school acceptance rate
0
classes taught by teaching assistants
19
average Holy Cross class size
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Studying at Holy Cross

When I started my music major, I wasn't as confident of a composer as I am now. I've learned to be able to analyze my own music. It's really revolutionized the way I think. — Matthew Pinder '20

Become More

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

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