Founded in 1916, University of Holy Cross is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of New Orleans (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Louisiana. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, University of Holy Cross (UHC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. University of Holy Cross (UHC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 104 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this US higher education organization a very selective institution. UHC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||University of Holy Cross|
|Address||4123 Woodland Drive
|Tel||+1 (504) 394 7744|
|Fax||+1 (504) 391 2421|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is neither required nor recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||4123 Woodland Drive
New Orleans 70131-7399
800 259 7744
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Catholic Congregation of Holy Cross - www.holycrosscongregation.org|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Majority undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
University of Holy Cross's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 87,459 physical volumes, 1,046 physical media and 130 licensed digital/electronic databases.
University of Holy Cross provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 135 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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