How much does College of the Holy Cross cost?

College of the Holy Cross Cost of Attendance
In-state $54,740
Out-of-state $54,740
On-Campus Room and Board $15,070
Off-Campus Room and Board $12,748
Average Annual Cost $34,627
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $15,036
$30,000-$48,000 $19,031
$48,000-$75,000 $22,581
$75,000-$110,000 $27,807
Over $110,000 $48,257

College of the Holy Cross Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 75% $37,393
Federal Grants 14% $6,771
Pell grants 14% $4,694
Other federal grants 8% $3,971
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 7% $3,290
Institutional grants or scholarships 65% $32,658
Student loan aid 53% $6,358
Federal student loans 53% $6,368
Other student loans 26% $2,351

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 192 Up to $5,000
Play a sport 154 Up to $1,500
Take a challenging class 320 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 225 Up to $2,100
Do community service 311 Up to $500
Have work experience 214 Up to $12,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Do an extracurricular activity 307 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

College of the Holy Cross Admissions

What is College of the Holy Cross's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 34%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 44% of applicants
SAT Reading 630-700
SAT Math 630-730
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 21% of applicants
Composite Score 28-32

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College of the Holy Cross Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2855
Living on campus
Transfer Students 2%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
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About College of the Holy Cross


One College Street
Worcester, MA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Midsize City
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