Our Community

Hellenic College Holy Cross is the intellectual, educational and spiritual center of the Greek Orthodox Church in America stimulating, developing and sustaining ordained and lay vocations for service to Church and society based on faith.

HCHC is a center of higher education founded by, associated with, and supported by the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. The undergraduate college offers various programs leading to a bachelor’s degree, and the graduate school offers three programs leading to a master’s degree. HCHC’s mission is the formation and the education of the person within the life of an Orthodox Christian community. To that end, it educates men for the holy priesthood of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese and other Orthodox Christian entities, as well as men and women for leadership roles in Church, chosen professions, and society. HCHC collaborates with the Orthodox Church affiliated institutions and ministries, and offers opportunities for lifelong learning.