College of the Holy Cross

Coordinates: 42°14′21″N 71°48′30″W / 42.23917°N 71.80833°W / 42.23917; -71.80833
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College of the Holy Cross
Latin: Collegium Sanctae Crucis
MottoIn Hoc Signo Vinces (Latin)
Motto in English
In this sign you shall conquer
TypePrivate Nonprofit
Liberal arts college
AffiliationRoman Catholic (Jesuit)
Endowment$681.0 million (2016)[1]
PresidentRev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J.[2]
Academic staff
Total: 325
(258 full-time / 67 part-time)
Students2,787[3] (2015)
Location, ,
CampusSuburban – Total: 174 acres (70.4 ha)[2]
Fighting Song"Chu! Chu! Rah! Rah!"
ColorsRoyal purple
AthleticsNCAA Division IPatriot League AHA, ECAC, BSC
AffiliationsAAC&U, NAICU, ACCU, AJCU, AICUM, WRC, COWC, 568 Group
Sports27 varsity teams[4]
(13 men's and 14 women's)
MascotIggy the Crusader
Elm's College of the Holy Cross
College of the Holy Cross is located in Massachusetts
College of the Holy Cross
LocationFenwick and O'Kane Halls, surrounding landscaping
Coordinates42°14′21″N 71°48′30″W / 42.23917°N 71.80833°W / 42.23917; -71.80833
Area2.6 acres (1.1 ha)
ArchitectLamb, Capt. Edward, et al
Architectural styleClassical Revival, Gothic, Second Empire
MPSWorcester MRA
NRHP reference No.80000491[5]
Added to NRHPMarch 5, 1980
Alumni Hall, College of the Holy Cross (2006)

College of the Holy Cross is a Jesuit university in Worcester, Massachusetts. It was founded in 1843.

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  1. As of June 30, 2016. "U.S. and Canadian Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Endowment Market Value and Change in Endowment Market Value from FY 2015 to FY 2016". National Association of College and University Business Officers and Commonfund Institute. 2017. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2018-12-25. Retrieved 2018-02-28.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Holy Cross Names Next President, Retrieved 19-06-2011
  3. "College of the Holy Cross". Retrieved 30 November 2016.
  4. "Elm's College of the Holy Cross Varsity Sports". Archived from the original on 2012-08-06.
  5. "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.

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