Admission: Not Impossible

  • Some of our Favorites

  • Thu, 25 Jun 2015 18:44:34 +0000 by
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  Did you know that Worcester is the second-largest city in New England?  Of its 185,000 residents, students make up about one-fifth of the population, with 38,000 students attending 12 institutions of higher education.  I learned this during a bus tour led by members of the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce.  It was a beautiful summer […]

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  • Say Hello to our Summer Tour Guides!

  • Tue, 02 Jun 2015 20:02:57 +0000 by
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Happy June, everyone!  It has been quiet here in Fenwick Hall these past few weeks, especially with the semester ending and our seniors graduating (congratulations, Class of 2019!!!).  Before we leave for the NEACAC conference at Roger Williams University, however, I wanted to take a moment to introduce our student admissions workers for the summer. […]

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  • Happy May Day!

  • Fri, 01 May 2015 19:48:49 +0000 by
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In some parts of the world, May 1 is known as May Day.  It is a time of celebration to honor spring, with dancing around a maypole, spending time outside, and enjoying the company of friends and family.  In my family’s home country of Finland, May Day is celebrated with tippaleipä, or Finnish funnel cake!   […]

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  • Why I Chose Holy Cross (Part 2)

  • Thu, 30 Apr 2015 12:42:17 +0000 by
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      Here are responses from two more students on why they decided to come to the College of the Holy Cross! Natalie: During the college process, I wanted to make sure that I went to a college that shared similar characteristics as my high school — small, Jesuit, full of community, and full […]

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