College of the Holy Cross

Worcester, Massachusetts

Overview

AddressOne College Street
School Websitewww.holycross.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

College of the Holy Cross is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Worcester, Massachusetts that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 7,054 students applied to College of the Holy Cross. Of those students, 2,681 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in College of the Holy Cross was $52,100, in addition to fees of $670. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend College of the Holy Cross.

College of the Holy Cross has a 92% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The College of the Holy Cross acceptance rate is 38%. To put this into perspective, 2,681 of the 7,054 students who applied to College of the Holy Cross in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in College of the Holy Cross is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into College of the Holy Cross had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for College of the Holy Cross was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to College of the Holy Cross as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At College of the Holy Cross, the tuition for in-state residents is $52,100. Combined with fees of $670, room and board costs of $14,520, other expenses of $900 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $69,190.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $52,770 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in College of the Holy Cross to $69,190 for out-of-state students.

Students at College of the Holy Cross are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at College of the Holy Cross was $7,048 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 15%.

College of the Holy Cross Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to College of the Holy Cross.

College of the Holy Cross has a good gender split, with 51% of undergraduates being female and 49% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 60% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 37% of students come from in-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at College of the Holy Cross is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from College of the Holy Cross to thrive in your studies.

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