College of the Holy Cross

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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
Coeducational
Liberal arts college
Established1843
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)
Undergraduates2,787
LocationWorcester, Massachusetts, U.S.
CampusSuburban – Total: 174 acres (70.4 ha)[2]
Fighting Song"Chu! Chu! Rah! Rah!"
ColorsRoyal purple
    
AthleticsNCAA Division IPatriot League AHA, ECAC, BSC
NicknameCrusaders
AffiliationsAAC&U, NAICU, ACCU, AJCU, AICUM, WRC, COWC, 568 Group
Sports27 varsity teams[4]
(13 men's and 14 women's)
MascotIggy the Crusader
Websitewww.holycross.edu
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; -71.80833Coordinates: 42°14′21″N 71°48′30″W / 42.23917°N 71.80833°W / 42.23917; -71.80833
Area2.6 acres (1.1 ha)
Built1843
ArchitectLamb, Capt. Edward, et al
Architectural styleClassical Revival, Gothic, Second Empire
MPSWorcester MRA
NRHP reference #80000491[5]
Added to NRHPMarch 5, 1980

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

References[change | change source]

  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" (PDF). National Association of College and University Business Officers and Commonfund Institute. 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Holy Cross Names Next President http://news.holycross.edu/blog/2011/05/07/holy-cross-names-next-president/?hp, 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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