Shepard Academic Resource Center: Where to Go if You Need Assistance
The Office of Campus Ministry is at the spiritual heart of the University and is an important resource for our community. The office provides you with the opportunity to worship, serve the Catholic community, receive spiritual counseling, and explore questions of faith, all within the Roman Catholic tradition. Together with the C.S.C.s and pastoral residents, Campus Ministry preserves and carries out the University’s central goal - an education of both the heart and the mind, a hallmark of the Holy Cross model of education. If you would like to learn more or schedule an appointment, please call Campus Ministry at (503) 943-7131.
Office of Career Services - Major Exploration
Need help determining your interests and choosing a major? The Office of Career Services can begin working with you as early as your first year to help you find a career or graduate school path that will help you achieve your professional goals. Moreover, we will still be available after you graduate - our services are offered free of charge to all alumni. The Career Services office is located in the bottom floor of Orrico Hall and is open Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and evenings by appointment.
Franz Center for Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation
The Franz Center for Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation is an award-winning organization that helps students develop entrepreneurial skills by fostering relationships between the University and the business community. Not limited to business majors, the program is designed for students from all campus disciplines. Students engage in classroom activity; meet with a variety of mentors including business owners, corporate executives, and entrepreneurs; and travel domestically and abroad to gain global perspective and ignite ideas for creative ventures. Among the Center's programs are the Entrepreneur Scholars (E-Scholars) program that helps undergraduates manage their own business ventures and the $16K Challenge that provides start-up funds for new businesses.