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College of the Holy Cross Scholarships

One College Street Tuition In/Out-State: $48,295 / $48,295 Total Fall Enrollment: 2,899
Worcester , MA 01610-2395 Books and Supplies: $1,000 Applicants Admitted: 40%
(508) 793-2011 On-campus Room and Board: $14,520 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 72% Undergraduate Application Fee: $60 Receiving Institutional Aid: 57% , $32,878 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • College of the Holy Cross General Information

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    Address One College Street, Worcester, MA 01610-2395
    Phone Number (508) 793-2011
    Web Address
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Mid-size city
    Distance learning opportunities No

    College of the Holy Cross Size

    Total enrollment 2,899
    Enrolled full time 2,855
    Enrolled part time 37

    College of the Holy Cross Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 1,321
    Women enrolled full time 1,541
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 13%
  • College of the Holy Cross Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $60
    Applied 7,353
    Admitted 2,435
    Enrolled 751
    Admitted % 40%

    College of the Holy Cross Admission factors

    Admission test scores Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school GPA Recommended
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    College of the Holy Cross Admission statistics

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    Students submitting ACT -
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  • College of the Holy Cross Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $48,295
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $48,295
    Books and Supplies $1,000
    On-campus room and board $14,520
    Off-campus room and board $13,225

    College of the Holy Cross Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 72%
    Receiving Federal Grants 16% , $6,289 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 57% , $32,878 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 52% , $6,338 on average
  • College of the Holy Cross Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2016/2017 academic year.

    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 44
    English Language and Literature, General 57
    Chinese Language and Literature 8
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 12
    French Language and Literature 4
    German Language and Literature 7
    Italian Language and Literature 3
    Russian Language and Literature 5
    Spanish Language and Literature 31
    HISTORY Bachelor
    History, General 54
    Mathematics, General 51
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 34
    Philosophy 16
    Religion/Religious Studies 12
    Chemistry, General 54
    Physics, General 15
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor
    Psychology, General 108
    Economics, General 140
    Political Science and Government, General 77
    Sociology 52
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 8
    Music, General 7
    Visual and Performing Arts, General 11
  • College of the Holy Cross Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline January 15
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline January 15
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due January 15
    SAT Subject score report due January 15
    College will notify student by April 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline -
    Financial aid deadline February 1
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about April 1
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline December 15
    College will notify student of early decision by January 15
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline March 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date April 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by June 1
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Holy Cross Scholarships

Scholarship Description
Eligibility for Holy Cross Scholarship funding is determined based on financial need as demonstrated through the financial aid application process. More than 380 first-year students are awarded Holy Cross Scholarship funding each year. Scholarship award amounts range from $500 to more than $30,000, depending on financial need. Students must reapply each year for Holy Cross Scholarship funding. A complete application and continued demonstrated financial need are required for renewal of this award. In future years, changes in family financial circumstances or in the number of dependent family members enrolled in undergraduate education will affect your eligibility for this program.
$500 - $30,000
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Renewal Criteria
A complete application and continued demonstrated financial need are required for renewal of this award.

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