College of the Holy Cross


Student Population
 Location Worcester, Massachusetts
 Online holycross.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad

Located in Worcester, Massachusetts, College of the Holy Cross is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 6,622 prospective students applied, and 2,622 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 819 enrolled in the school.  2,827 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 28 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $49,980 plus fees of $650. Holy Cross is ranked 649 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueJan 15, 2019
Applicant CompetitionHigh

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for College of the Holy Cross
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$650
Room and Board $13,690
Budget for Other Expenses$900
Total One Year Cost$66,220


Average Salary After 10 Years
$80,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
91% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by College of the Holy Cross students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 33%
Psychology 11%
English and Literature 11%
Foreign Languages 9%
History 8%