Admission: Not Impossible

  • 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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  • Why Holy Cross? The constant pursuit.

  • April 10th, 2014 by dweagle
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I love Holy Cross for the College’s approach to educating the entire person (known in the Jesuit world as Cura Personalis, or “care of the entire person”). As a student, I remember spending many a weekday night tucked away in my own cozy carrel in Dinand Library. After a long study session or writing rally, […]

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  • Why Holy Cross? The smiles and thank you’s.

  • April 2nd, 2014 by acarter
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As many members of the admissions staff write their biggest answer to “Why Holy Cross,” it just so happened two Associate Directors of Admissions — Andrew Carter and Lynn Verrecchia — separately chose topics that blend quite well together: the general personality and affect of the student body.   Recently at a college fair, I […]

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  • I’m on the Wait List! Now What?

  • March 30th, 2014 by admissions
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  This time of year is an exciting and hectic one. That being said, not every applicant is able to receive good news. If you were offered a spot on the wait list, we hope this can be of help. Below are three tips to help you stay sane during the wait list process: • […]

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