‘USA Today Ranks Holy Cross No. 2 Among the 10 Best Roman Catholic Colleges in the Country’

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May 19th, 2015 by 

According to USA Today College, the College of the Holy Cross ranks No. 2 among the 10 best Roman Catholic colleges in the country.

The article lauds Holy Cross for its “devotion to providing an undergraduate liberal arts education” and “giving students the opportunity to work closely with faculty members in order to promote innovative thinking across numerous disciplines.”

The University of Notre Dame ranks No. 1, Georgetown University is No. 3 and Boston College places No. 4.

The article continues: “Holy Cross also offers its diverse student population the opportunity to become involved in numerous campus activities, including student government and campus ministry. The chaplain’s office provides service opportunities, retreats and immersion programs in addition to chapel services.”

The ranking also highlights that the College gives “students the knowledge and skills needed to make a difference in the world” and notes that Holy Cross is “highly selective and accepts only a handful of applicants so if you want to attend this school, it’s important to hit those books.”


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