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Holy Cross Demographics & Diversity Report

Below Average Overall Diversity
Below Average Racial-Ethnic Diversity
Below Average Male/Female Diversity
Is Holy Cross really diverse? College Factual's <nil> diversity report reveals the truth about diversity at Holy Cross. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

Holy Cross Student Population

2,970 Total Students
2,966 Undergraduates

How Many Students Attend College of the Holy Cross?

Holy Cross total enrollment is approximately 2,970 students.

Holy Cross Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Holy Cross undergraduate population is made up of 55% women, and 45% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Holy Cross Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,137
Hispanic 325
Black or African American 127
Asian 123
Multi-Ethnic 89
International 88
Unknown 75
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Racial/Ethnic Diversity

22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *
Low Faculty Racial/Ethnic Diversity

Holy Cross Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,141
Hispanic 325
Black or African American 127
Asian 123
Multi-Ethnic 89
International 88
Unknown 75
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

College of the Holy Cross Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 959
Black or African American 40
Asian 34
Multi-Ethnic 2
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at Holy Cross.

Holy Cross Male/Female Diversity

More Female Students
More Female Teachers
This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 1,630 female students and 1,340 male students at Holy Cross.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Holy Cross is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  94.89 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.


More about Holy Cross faculty.

There are approximately 586 female teachers and 529 male teachers.

High Geographic Diversity

56.76% Out of State

Holy Cross ranks 369 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

56.76% of Holy Cross students come from out of state, and 0% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  83 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 29 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Massachusetts 320
New York 107
Connecticut 70
New Jersey 49
New Hampshire 25

International Students at Holy Cross

Students from 18 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, Canada, and South Korea.

Learn more about international students at Holy Cross.

Average Student Age Diversity

Average Student Age Diversity
92.54% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  40.59 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Holy Cross, 92.54% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 1,403
20-21 1,239
22-24 148
25-29 1
30-34 0
35 and over 0
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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