Sancta Crux Scholars

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The Academy of the Holy Cross invites incoming freshmen with exceptional academic achievement and potential to become Sancta Crux Scholars. During this four-year program, Holy Cross will foster the intellectual growth of these extraordinary young women and help them embrace and develop their gifts. Scholars must take four honors classes each semester and maintain a 3.5 weighted grade point average throughout the program.

Current freshmen and Rising sophomores:

Second-semester freshmen at Holy Cross and rising sophomores who have maintained a 3.5 weighted average and enrolled in four honor-equivalent classes each semester are also eligible for admittance to the Sancta Crux Scholars program (without the scholarship).