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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

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
89%
first-year retention rate
97%
of faculty hold doctoral degrees
27
Division 1 varsity athletic teams
76%
medical school acceptance rate
91%
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