Financial Aid Facts

When allocating financial aid resources, Holy Cross balances three components: parent and student contribution, student self-help, and scholarship money. For 2013, student costs (tuition, room, board, and mandatory fees) totaled $55,130. Sixty percent of Holy Cross students receive some form of financial aid; 50 percent of the student body receives Holy Cross funded aid. The average need-based scholarship is $28,500.

Gifts at Work for Students



Henry Van Damme '14Henry Van Damme '14
Henry Van Damme has jumped eagerly into his college career at Holy Cross. He is thankful for the Holy Cross experience he's had so far which has allowed him to be a varsity athlete while also enjoying the freedom to explore and engage with ideas and people at the College. Learn more about Van Damme's experience at Holy Cross »


Stephanie Ortiz '14Stephanie Ortiz '14
Stephanie Ortiz is very grateful for the financial assistance she's received from Holy Cross. This "gift" has provided her with the opportunity to pursue a liberal arts education and fulfill her dreams of working and teaching within the deaf community. Learn more about Ortiz's Holy Cross experience »