HCPA Guidance Office


At Holy Cross, we prepare students to succeed at the next level with our College Prep curriculum.  This is evident in all that we do - from our Collegiate Scheduling to our Dual-Credit Program.  Every student who graduates Holy Cross Preparatory Academy will leave confident in their ability to be successful in college and beyond.

  • Our Guidance Office utilizes Naviance to guide each student’s college application process
  • College Admissions offices visit our school throughout the year to present to our students
  • HCPA hosts an annual College Fair during the school day, with over 50 colleges in attendance


Villanova University

Penn State University

Boston College

University of Southern California

Clemson University 

Rutgers University

Princeton University

University of Pennsylvania

Kean College

Rowan University

St. Joseph’s University

La Salle University

Cabrini College

West Point

University of Delaware 

Loyola University (MD)

Carnegie Mellon University

University of Alabama 

Stockton College

Temple University

...and more!


The Holy Cross Guidance Office supports the mental health of our students just as much as their physical and academic well being. We strive to end the stigma surrounding mental health and support our students through any struggles they may experience throughout their high school career. 

  • Our Guidance Office doors are always open to students of all grade levels
  • Our Counselors are trained in crisis management
  • HCPA celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month by hosting speakers to discuss a variety of mental health topics and offering weekly activities to promote mental wellness/relaxation 
  • HCPA makes an effort to encourage open discussions about mental health and wellness

Have questions for our Guidance Office? Contact Mrs. Ilaria, Director of Guidance, at ailaria@hcprep.org or call 856-461-5400 x3016