Holy Cross College is a private, Catholic college located in Portage Township, Indiana in the South Bend Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 568 undergraduate students. The Holy Cross College acceptance rate is 91%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Business, and Communications. Graduating 41% of students, Holy Cross College alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,100.
Holy Cross College Rankings
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Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.16 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.17 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.17 responses
Undergrads Over 25
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say they don't have Greek life.10 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.17 responses
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.14 responses
Holy Cross College Reviews
I overall enjoyed and continue to enjoy all that Holy Cross College has to offer. It is a smaller college, but that is not synonymous with being a lesser college. We are a close knit family and everyone around campus (be it student, faculty, or staff) knows each other appreciates each other. Being a small campus allows Holy Cross to achieve an experience that even Notre Dame does not have. The students and Professors are able to develop a relationship with each other. People are known by name at Holy Cross and they are remembered. As a student there, I have grown to know so many unique individuals beyond my class mates or Professors. This is the point the Holy Cross drives at and hits home own. We are not just a college at Holy Cross, we are a close knit diverse family all striving to help each other. There is no other university like it!
Holy Cross for me is the best school. It offers everything I need for my major. Even if campus is a little small, thats a good thing by the time you graduate you know everyone. The professors work really hard to give the most one on one time that is possible. I couldn't ask for a better school!
Not rigourous and every now and then, they lurch from one financial crisis to another..They are owned by Notre Dame now, but only because the waitlisted first year ND students go there. That scheme is not a long term solution. Only until the next accreditation cycle. Then what happens? Do they close up without warning and leave students stranded?