O'Kane hall with Christmas creche and christmas lights on trees

Move Mountains

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

An Education That Asks More

Open your mind. Discover new perspectives. And question, question, question.
a student and a woman sit at a table in a kitchen

Translate Reflection Into Meaningful Action

Our Jesuit tradition of service, social justice, and mindfulness informs all we do.
A football player runs with a football while other football players tackle others

Purple Pride

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

Express Yourself

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


Applications for Admission

Applications for Admission

The deadlines to apply either Early Decision or Regular Decision to Holy Cross are quickly approaching! Application forms are due Jan. 15. View our Early Decision application checklists for additional information.

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

Studying at Holy Cross

I’ve learned how to think through experiments and solve problems scientifically. I can bring this knowledge to any class I take as an undergrad and wherever my post-grad plans might lead. — Christy Mangiacotti '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.

dinand library in the fall