Admission: Not Impossible

  • Summer Visit Opportunities

  • June 3rd, 2014 by admissions
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Summer is an interesting time for us here in Admissions. With the stress of application reading and the selection process behind us,  summer is a great opportunity for admissions officers to plan travel, take some vacation days, and admire the gorgeous trees and flowers blooming all over campus. But we haven’t forgotten about you, high school juniors, who […]

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  • From Worcester to Siberia

  • May 16th, 2014 by dsoboski
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Earlier this spring, I received an e-mail from our Vice President of Academic Affairs that detailed some extraordinary scientific work that a few recent graduates were doing in conjunction with the Polaris Project, an organization dedicated to studying global climate changes in the Siberian Arctic. Immediately, one of the names caught my eye; Craig Connolly, […]

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  • Why Holy Cross? We let you write on the walls.

  • April 24th, 2014 by zwielgus
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It began as one of those ideas that sound good in your head but don’t quite manifest in real life. Create a poster that we ask all visiting admitted students to sign to create a visual welcome and introduction to the Holy Cross community. How would we print something that large? How would we get […]

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  • What You Missed

  • April 16th, 2014 by admissions
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Thanks to the timing of the Easter holiday, Holy Cross — as well as a number of other New England institutions — held its Accepted Student Open House this past weekend. Nearly 2,000 visitors made their way to campus for the biggest, most energetic, and most informative day of the year. Current students cheered for […]

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