Your College Search

Finding the perfect college doesn’t have to be like finding a needle in a haystack.

It’s a big deal, so we want to make starting your college search a little easier. Whether you’re familiar with Holy Cross or just discovering us, whether you’re on the first or the 400th day of your search, we’ve got resources and information to make choosing your home for the next four years a little simpler. Learn why Holy Cross could be the place for you. 

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Beginning Your Search

It all starts here.  Every Holy Cross student has their own experiences and stories, things that we seek to amplify and celebrate during your time in our halls. Learn more about life at Holy Cross, the application process, and the heights you can reach with our rigorous academic programs and rich campus life.

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Are You an International, Transfer or First-Generation Student?

Your path to Holy Cross may look a little different — but that’s okay: we like different. Find information about your specific application process below.

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Who Is Holy Cross Looking For?

In short: vibrant, motivated, passionate thinkers. But that’s not where the qualities of the Holy Cross student end.

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Our Student Body

3,100 students. 87% on-campus living. 86% graduation rate. See what makes up Holy Cross’ impressive student body.

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Application Prep

Applying to college can be overwhelming, and maybe a bit confusing. Our programming gives rising high school seniors a little extra help in navigating the college admissions process.

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COVID-19 Considerations

We understand that your educational and extracurricular opportunities have been disrupted by COVID-19. Please read on to find answers to some frequently asked questions.