College of the Holy Cross

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The College of the Holy Cross
Latin: Collegium Sanctae Crucis
Motto In Hoc Signo Vinces (Latin)
Motto in English In this sign you shall conquer
Established 1843
Type Private Nonprofit
Liberal arts college
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
Endowment US $726,053,000[1]
President Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J. [2]
Academic staff Total: 325
(258 full-time / 67 part-time)
Students 2,872[2]
Location Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Campus Suburban - Total: 174 acres (70.4 ha)[2]
Fighting Song "Chu! Chu! Rah! Rah!"
Colors Purple       and       White
Athletics NCAA Division I - Patriot League AHA, ECAC, BSC
Sports 27 varsity teams[3]
(13 men's and 14 women's)
Nickname Crusaders
Mascot Iggy the Crusader
Affiliations AAC&U, NAICU, ACCU, AJCU, AICUM, WRC, COWC, 568 Group

College of the Holy Cross
College of the Holy Cross is located in Massachusetts
Location: Fenwick and O'Kane Halls, surrounding landscaping
Coordinates: 42°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
Area: 2.6 acres (1.1 ha)
Built: 1843
Architect: Lamb,Capt. Edward, et al
Architectural style: Classical Revival, Gothic, Second Empire
Governing body: Private
MPS: Worcester MRA
NRHP Reference#: 80000491[4]
Added to NRHP: March 5, 1980

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

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  1. "Facts & Figures". June 30, 2012. Retrieved December 26, 2012.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Holy Cross Names Next President, Retrieved 19-06-2011 Invalid <ref> tag; name "" defined multiple times with different content
  3. "College of the Holy Cross Varsity Sports".
  4. "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.

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