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University of Holy Cross

New Orleans, LA 4-Year Private
Acceptance RateN.A.
Acceptance RateN.A.

About University of Holy Cross

University of Holy Cross Overview

University of Holy Cross is a private, religious school in a suburban setting in New Orleans, Louisiana. University of Holy Cross was founded in 1916 and the school presently has around 784 students per year, which includes 784 undergrads.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to University of Holy Cross for Fall 2023 is July 20.

Student Involvement at University of Holy Cross

Love music or performing?

Are you interested in journalism and communications? University of Holy Cross students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

University of Holy Cross does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? University of Holy Cross has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at University of Holy Cross on the Student Life page.

2022 University of Holy Cross Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Tuition $14,040
Percent of Need Met 27%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $8,107

Is University of Holy Cross a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how selective a university is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better view of what University of Holy Cross offers and if the college could be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at University of Holy Cross

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook University of Holy Cross Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with University of Holy Cross directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at University of Holy Cross

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

University of Holy Cross meets 27% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $8,107 a year.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $43,123 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at University of Holy Cross.

Based on this information, is University of Holy Cross the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is University of Holy Cross a good school for you?

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Where is University of Holy Cross Located?

University of Holy Cross is located in the suburban setting of New Orleans, Louisiana.

If you want to see University of Holy Cross for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 10 to New Orleans, or book a flight to the nearest airport, New Orleans International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what University of Holy Cross and New Orleans are like without leaving home.

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College Info

4123 Woodland Drive New Orleans, LA 70131-7399

Campus Setting: Suburban

University of Holy Cross Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 20

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Holy Cross is Jul 20.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Holy Cross is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

University of Holy Cross ACT Scores

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University of Holy Cross SAT Scores

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University of Holy Cross Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$15,960

In State

$15,960

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$14,040
$14,040
Fees
$1,920
$1,920
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at University of Holy Cross is like? There are approximately 784 students enrolled at University of Holy Cross. 44% percent of students attend school full-time.

44%

Full Time

26%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

784

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$15,960

Out-of-State

$15,960

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 20
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