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College of the Holy Cross

College of the Holy Cross Ranking

country rank: 390
world rank: 1065

University Overview

College of the Holy Cross ranking was established in 1843 and is a non-profit private liberal arts higher education institution based in the small city of Worcester, Massachusetts (population range of 50,000-249,999). College of the Holy Cross (CHC) ranking is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution officially associated with the Christian-Catholic faith. It is approved by the New England Commission of Higher Education. College of the Holy Cross (CHC) provides courses and services in a variety of fields that contribute to officially accredited higher education degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 177-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate for this US higher education institution is 30-40%, rendering it a very selective institution. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. CHC also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

College of the Holy Cross Ranking

University Identity

Name College of the Holy Cross
Acronym CHC
Founded 1843
Motto In Hoc Signo Vinces In this sign you shall conquer
Colours Purple

University Location

Address One College Street Worcester 01610-2395 Massachusetts United States
Tel +1 (508) 793 2011
Fax +1 (508) 793 3030

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported
International
students
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office One College Street Worcester 01610-2395 (508) 793 2443 800 442 2421

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Jesuit - www.jesuit.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes College of the Holy Cross's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 402,200 physical volumes, 27,692 physical media, 26,995 digital/electronic medium and 145 licensed digital/electronic databases. College of the Holy Cross's library has 3 branches.
Housing Yes College of the Holy Cross provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,507 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

568 Group Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) Colleges of Worcester Consortium Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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