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Incoming Students

Congratulations and welcome to the Class of 2023!

On this page you will find information specific to international students who will apply for or transfer their F-1 visas / Forms I-20 to Holy Cross.  

You will also receive many important emails and communications from key resources such as your Class Dean, the Registrar, and Gateways.  Be sure to read your email (sent to your g.holycross.edu address) and respond promptly to your messages.  That is a key for success at Holy Cross!


  • Save the date!  Gateways International Student Orientation will be held on campus August 24-30, 2019.  Please plan to arrive on Saturday, August 24.  
  • ​Instructions to download paloVPN, a free VPN for Holy Cross students.
  • Video chat advising will be available prior to deadline to submit your MONT seminar and Fall 2019 course preferences. Again, watch your email for details.
  • Important travel reminders about entering the United States

Are you missing your friends from Gateways ISO? 
View the 2019 Gateways International Student Orientation closing video.