| by Province Staff
If you are considering a vocation to the priesthood or religious life, or if you have questions about the Congregation of Holy Cross, we're here to help. If you are a student at the University of Portland, or if you reside in the Portland area, we have people available to talk to you, and direct you to additional resources and events that might be helpful in your discernment.
Rev. Jim Gallagher, C.S.C.
Director of Campus Ministry, University of Portland
Fr. Jim Gallagher, C.S.C., is Director of Campus Ministry and Campus Vocations at the University of Portland. Fr. Jim received a bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Notre Dame in 1998 and a Masters of Divinity degree from ND in 2006. He was ordained a priest with the Congregation of Holy Cross in 2007 and spent his first several years of active ministry in Campus Ministry and Residence Life at the University of Portland. Fr. Jim then spent seven years serving in the Office of Vocations for the Congregation of Holy Cross at Moreau Seminary in Notre Dame, Indiana, before returning to the University of Portland in 2015. He is originally from South Bend, Indiana. Fr. Gallagher is currently director of campus ministry at the University of Portland, and can be reached by phone at 503.943.7131 or email him at .