About Holy Cross
From academics and athletics to opportunities for spiritual development, the Holy Cross undergraduate experience is among the best in the nation — preparing students for fulfilling leadership roles in every aspect of life.
It takes courage to choose hope in this world. To remain uplifted, eyes forward, driven toward the ideal of a brighter tomorrow — and our place in it.
At Holy Cross, we overcome. We challenge the status quo. We approach the world with intention and a dedication to serve. We’re voracious learners. Steadfast activists. Passionate seekers of a better way.
And if there isn’t one? We’ll create it. By leaning into creativity, embracing flexibility and believing wholeheartedly.
With hope, the whole way through.
Holy Cross is a highly selective, four-year undergraduate liberal arts institution — but that’s just where our story begins.
Our Jesuit identity informs all we do. By living as “men and women for and with others,” everyone in our community shares in an ongoing process of intellectual, social and spiritual growth.
Holy Cross has a vibrant history stretching back to 1843. Learn about the College’s roots and how we developed into a top-tier liberal arts institution.
Holy Cross’ exceptional leaders offer guidance and counsel that benefits everyone in our community.
We’ve got a lot to be proud of. Here are a few facts and figures to show what sets Holy Cross apart.
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The College of the Holy Cross is fully accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), formerly NEASC.
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