John Donato CSC

Student Affairs, Vice President for Student Affairs

Holy Cross

Pastoral Resident, Fields and Schoenfeldt Hall

John Donato CSC



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Rev. John Donato, CSC is the vice president for student affairs.  From 2007 to 2015, he served as the associate vice president for student development at the University of Portland.  In that role, he had direct responsibility for the Offices of International Student Services, Residence Life, and Student Activities, as well as the Moreau Center.  Additionally Fr. Donato has served as the deputy Title IX coordinator for students and co-chair of the Early Alert Program, director and senior associate director of Campus Ministry and has taught as an adjunct instructor in the theology department.  During the first nine years of his priestly ministry, he served in parishes in California, Indiana, and Florida.  Before beginning his role in university administration, Fr. Donato served as the director of human formation at Mount Angel Seminary.  Fr. Donato is also currently the pastoral resident for Fields Hall.