Tuition and Fees

The value of a Holy Cross College education lies in the way it changes our students lives for the better. Through your personal interaction with caring mentors, the support of a close knit campus community, and the resources of the neighboring University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College campuses, you will be equipped with skills you need to lead a successful and fulfilling life.

This page contains tuition and fee information for full-time and part-time students.

2020-2021 Tuition and Fees

Full-Time StudentPart-Time StudentAdditional Fees
Annual direct costs for a full-time student:

Tuition
A full-time student is enrolled in 12-19 credit hours
$32,000
Additional Semester Credit Hours
If registered in more than 19 credit hours a semester
$ per credit
Comprehensive Student Fee
Covers campus parking, technology use, course registration, student activities, onsite health clinic, and other administrative fees
$1,250
Room and Meals
Learn more about housing requirements and meal plans
$11,650
Annual direct costs for a part-time student:

Tuition
A part-time student is enrolled in 11 or fewer credit hours
$ per credit
Comprehensive Student Fee (6 or fewer credit hours)
Covers campus parking, technology use, course registration, student activities, onsite health clinic, other administrative fees
$
Comprehensive Student Fee (7-11 credit hours) $1,250
Below are some of the additional fees that may appear on your student account. Course fees, if applicable, are noted in the Course Catalog.

Lab/Studio Course Fees
Lab sciences and studio art courses may require associated fees
$25-200 per course
Global Experience Travel Fee
Assessed to students who participate in Global Experience trips
$1,000
Instructional Music Courses (Guitar, Piano, and Voice)
Fee based on the number of credit hours
varies
Late Payment Fee
Assessed if semester bill is not paid in full by August 1 (fall semester) and January 1 (spring semester)
$250
Late Registration Fee
Assessed if not registered for courses for the upcoming semester by posted deadline
$250
Student Health Insurance Fee
All enrolled students are required to have health insurance coverage. The insurance fee is assessed to students who purchase coverage through our preferred partner, Gallagher Student. Students who have comparable coverage can submit a waiver and be exempt from this charge. More information can be found here. *fee subject to change
$1,692*
2019-2020 Tuition and Fees
Full-Time StudentPart-Time StudentAdditional Fees
Annual direct costs for a full-time student:

Tuition
A full-time student is enrolled in 12-19 credit hours
$30,900
Additional Semester Credit Hours
If registered in more than 19 credit hours a semester
$1,030 per credit
Comprehensive Student Fee
Covers campus parking, technology use, course registration, student activities, onsite health clinic, other administrative fees
$1,100
Room and Meals
Learn more about housing requirements and meal plans
$11,650
Annual direct costs for a part-time student:

Tuition
A part-time student is enrolled in 11 or fewer credit hours
$1,030 per credit
Comprehensive Student Fee (6 or fewer credit hours)
Covers campus parking, technology use, course registration, student activities, onsite health clinic, other administrative fees
$350
Comprehensive Student Fee (7-11 credit hours) $1,100
Below are some of the additional fees that may appear on your student account. Course fees, if applicable, are noted in the Course Catalog.

Lab/Studio Course Fees
Lab sciences and studio art courses may require associated fees
$25-200 per course
Graduation Fee
Assessed to seniors for graduation and senior week events
$125
Global Experience Travel Fee
Assessed to students who participate in Global Experience trips
$1,000
Instructional Music Courses (Guitar, Piano, and Voice)
Fee based on the number of credit hours
varies
Orientation Fee
Assessed to all new first year and transfer students for SOAR and Welcome Weekend
$125
Late Payment Fee
Assessed if semester bill is not paid in full by August 1 (fall semester) and January 1 (spring semester)
$250
Late Registration Fee
Assessed if not registered for courses for the upcoming semester by posted deadline
$250
Student Health Insurance Fee
All enrolled students are required to have health insurance coverage. The insurance fee is assessed to students who purchase coverage through our preferred partner, Gallagher Student. Students who have comparable coverage can submit a waiver and be exempt from this charge. More information can be found here. *fee subject to change
$1,692*