Incoming Students

Congratulations and welcome to Holy Cross!

The months leading up to your first day at Holy Cross are full of excitement, anticipation and many questions.

This website serves as a resource for all incoming class members as you think about the next few months, with key dates and deadlines, as well as helpful links.

We hope this site helps you make the most of the next few months. We are very excited to have you join the Holy Cross community!

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First-Year Students

Here’s what you need to get ready for your college career.

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International Students

A warm welcome to international students! Learn about documents you must submit before your arrival.

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Transfer Students

Get all the information you need for an easy transition to your new home at Holy Cross.

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Holy Cross values the partnership with families. Learn more about the resources available to families as your student navigates their time at the College.

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Getting Connected

Set up your network account and email and get access to STAR, the Holy Cross online student records system.

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Campus Life and Student Resources

Learn more about the Holy Cross community and the student resources available to help you thrive during your time here.

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HC Connects

Connect with other students and families who are new to Holy Cross. Register for a virtual or in-person event this summer.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to some common questions you may have as you prepare life on The Hill.

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First Year Guide

Get all the information you need for an easy transition to your new home at Holy Cross!