University of Holy Cross

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Office of Admissions

The University of Holy Cross accepts applications for admission from students that have completed accredited secondary schools, students holding or pursuing the General Education Development diploma (GED), and students transferring from regionally accredited colleges and universities. All documents must be turned in to the Office of Admissions prior to the student registering for classes.

In accordance with our mission, the University of Holy Cross values diversity among students, faculty, and staff, and regards Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action as tools to achieve diversity. We welcome cultural diversity, effective communication, fairness, inclusion, respectfulness, and hospitality. The University believes that a rich diversity of people and the many points of view they bring serve to enhance the quality of the educational experience at the University of Holy Cross. The University of Holy Cross, in accordance to the University policy, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity, or genetic information. This policy covers employment, admissions, access, and treatment in University programs and activities.

Office Hours

Monday-Tuesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am-6:00pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm
Friday 8:00am-3:00pm

Contact Us

Phone: (504) 398-2175
Fax: (504) 394-1182


Freshman Admissions

Transfer Admissions

International Student Admissions

Visiting Student/Personal Enrichment Admission

Dual Enrollment for High School Students

Teacher Certification Only Admissions

Master of Arts in Counseling Admissions

Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision Admissions

Master of Education Admissions

Ed. D in Executive Leadership Admissions

Master of Arts in Catholic Theology Admissions

Master of Science in Management
MS in Management / Healthcare Management
MS in Management / Finance
MS in Management / Project Management

Non Degree Seeking


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Complete Application  Online and 'Send' 

Send official transcripts from institution(s) attended.

Send official test scores, see admission type for description.

Complete immunization requirement.

Send all admissions documents to or mail to
Office of Admissions 4123 Woodland Dr. New Orleans, LA 70131.


Find your Admissions Counselor and contact him or her with questions or information requests, and don't forget to schedule your personal campus tour! 


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4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, LA 70131 (504) 394-7744 or 1-800-259-7744

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