Holy Cross

Women's D1 Coach: Amanda Belichick
Profile
Size
4 / 10
2,855 Undergrads / 2,855 Students
Cost
9 / 10
$27,005 Net Price
Selectivity
9 / 10
40% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Patriot League

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
95%
Overall Graduation Rate
92%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
91% / 92%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Brethren Church
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most games are scheduled in Pennsylvania and Connecticut. The team also regularly travels to Rhode Island, Maryland and D.C. The team typically plays in a neutral site, preseason games in Massachusetts. Other trips in the past include Denver, CO and DeLand, FL.

Recruit Commits
2021
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Lindsay Hult Bishop Guertin High School Nashua, NH Mid, Draw
Ella Kittredge Somers High School Lincolndale, NY Mid
 
2020
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Jessica Postiglione Manhasset, NY Def
Victoria Cini Syosset High School Syosset, NY Goal
Lauren Drillock Pleasantville Pleasantville, NY Mid, Att
Maria Comerford Pelham Memorial HS Pelham, NY Def
 
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Christine Fabrizi St. Anthony’s HS, Huntington, NY Fort Salonga, NY Mid
Sara McKenna Oak Knoll Summit, NJ Att
Henna Brennan Longmeadow Longmeadow, MA Att
Lucy Hauck Tabor Academy MA Def
Molly OHara Sacred Heart NY Att, Mid
Jenna Giardina John Jay NY Mid
Christine Fabrizi St. Anthony's NY Mid
Kara Metzler Garden City Garden City, NY Def
Alexandra Pittman Somers Katonah, NY Def
Charlotte Wittstock Darien CT Mid
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Jordyn Arakelian Brooks School North Andover, MA Att
Grace Flink Fairfield Ludlowe Fairfield, CT Goal
Margaret Mitchell Rye Rye, NY Att
Maddie Peplinski Babylon NY Goal
Lauren Cunning Cohasset Cohasset, MA Def
Jolie Creo South Side Rockville Centre, NY Att
Claire Casey Sacred Heart NY
Magdalen Cooney Immaculate Heart North Haledon, NJ Def
Riley Dolan Loyola Academy Winnetka, IL Mid
Caroline Driscoll Marblehead Marblehead, MA Mid
Julia Bonnist Wilton Wilton, CT Att
Haley Tietjen Mountain Lakes Mountain Lakes, NJ Att
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Catherine Guanci Glastonbury Glastonbury, CT Mid, Att
Meghan Donahue Fairfield Ludlowe Fairfield , CT Att
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By Holy Cross Coaches
Aug 19 '18
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Sep 9 '18
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Sep 16 '18
Worcester, MA
 
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Oct 14 '18
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Jan 20 '19
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Mar 10 '19
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Jun 24 '19
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Jul 29 '19
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Aug 25 '19
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Oct 6 '19
Worcester, MA
 
Women's 13-18
Location
One College Street, Worcester, MA, 01610, Worcester, MA, 01610 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Springfield Massachusetts Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Albany New York Area
  • Cleveland/Akron Ohio Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Portland Maine Area
Where Grads Work
  • Fidelity Investments
  • State Street
  • Deloitte
  • PwC
  • EMC
  • US Navy
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • EY
  • J.P. Morgan
  • IBM
  • Bank of America
  • UMass Medical School
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • Brown Brothers Harriman
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Finance
  • Legal
  • Media and Communication
  • Research
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Services
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
  • Information Technology
  • Community and Social Services
  • Program and Project Management
  • Administrative
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
600 - 680
Math
620 - 690
Total
1300 - 1450
ACT
Composite
28 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 600 - 700 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 6,622 2,994 3,628
% Admitted 40% 44% 36%
% Admits That Enroll 31% 30% 33%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.81
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions Office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (34%)
    Psychology (14%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (9%)
    English Language & Literature (8%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (8%)
    Physical Sciences (7%)
    Foreign Languages (6%)
    History (5%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (2%)
    Athlete Graduation Rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $27,005

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$50,630
    Books & Supplies$1,000
    Cost of Living$13,690
    Personal Expenses$900
     
    Sticker Price$66,220

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    73% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship57%$36,963
    Federal Grants17%$6,698
    Pell Grants17%$4,290
    Other Federal11%$3,906
    State & Local Grants10%$3,906
    Institutional Grants57%$34,536
     
    Student Loans52%$6,338
    Federal Loans52%$6,338
    Other Loans0%$0

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $749 Million $262,329

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $28,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $27,000 $298

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 0.6%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 846 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $71,000

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.0 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 91% of students graduate on time.

    Events Attending
    Trackable Events
    All Lax College Showcase Clinic
    Jul 22-23 '19
    NJ: Tinton Falls
       
       
     
    IWLCA Presidents Cup
    Nov 16-18 '18
    FL: Kissimmee
       
       
     
    IWLCA Capital Cup
    Jul 20-22 '18
    VA: Midlothian
       
       
     
    The Und1sputed Showcase Womens
    Jun 25 '18
    NY: Hicksville
       
       
     
    The Grind LAX Champs
    Jul 8-9 '17
    PA: Malvern
       
       
     
    Project 120
    Jun 24-25 '17
    PA: Bethlehem
       
       
     
    maybe attending; confirmed attending.
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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 4 3
    Fondling 3 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 6 1
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionNot classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
    Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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