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New Orleans, Louisiana

Our Lady of Holy Cross College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Our Lady of Holy Cross College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
46.1%
Admission Difficulty for Our Lady of Holy Cross College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Our Lady of Holy Cross College and can I get accepted? The school has a 46% acceptance rate. Last year, 814 out of 1,764 applicants were admitted making Our Lady of Holy Cross College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 62 percent. Our Lady of Holy Cross College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 10% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Our Lady of Holy Cross College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Our Lady of Holy Cross College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Our Lady of Holy Cross College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A

Our Lady of Holy Cross College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
91%
ACT Scores for Our Lady of Holy Cross College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Our Lady of Holy Cross College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 22
ACT Composite 75th 22
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Our Lady of Holy Cross College?

Admission data indicates that Our Lady of Holy Cross College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 91 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Our Lady of Holy Cross College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Our Lady of Holy Cross College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
22 and Above Good >59%
20 to 22 Avg + 46%-59%
18 to 20 Avg - 33%-46%
16 to 18 Reach 23%-33%
Less than 16 Low <23%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.05
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Our Lady of Holy Cross College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Our Lady of Holy Cross College was 3.05 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Our Lady of Holy Cross College will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Our Lady of Holy Cross College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 11% Good
3.50 to 3.75 16% Good
3.25 to 3.50 11% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 16% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 26% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 16% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Reach

Admission Statistics

Our Lady of Holy Cross College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,427 320 1,764
Accepted 658 153 814
Acceptance Rate 46% 48% 46%
Enrolled 72 9 81
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 11% 6% 10%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Our Lady of Holy Cross College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Our Lady of Holy Cross College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Our Lady of Holy Cross College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=160065 IPEDS survey data for Our Lady of Holy Cross College.