Residence Life

Division of Student Services

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The office of Residence Life oversees the comprehensive program that surrounds the experience of living on-campus in a residence hall or other college housing option. With an extensive team of professional staff (Resident Directors) and student staff (House Advisors), the office of Residence Life coordinates placement in on-campus housing, community-focused programming and a safe and welcoming environment for students in the residence halls. Res Life facilitates a residential experience in which students are supported in their academic pursuits, personal growth, and participation in an interdependent community.

On-Campus Housing Information

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Important Dates

Spring 2015
  • January 16 @ 9am: Residence halls open for Spring semester

  • March 21-29: Spring break (residence halls remain open)

  • May 19 @ 12pm: Residence halls close for Summer break

Fall 2015

  • August 25 @ 9am: Residence halls open for new students

  • August 28 @ 9am: Residence halls open for returning students

  • August 31: Classes begin

  • October 17-25: Fall break (halls remain open)

  • December 18 @ 12pm: Residence halls close for winter break

Resources for Current Students

Online Maintenance Request

Spring Semester Housing

Food Service & Meal Plan Information

Bon Appetit & Commons Information

Residence Life FAQ

Contact Res Life
Phone: 503/777-7536
Fax: 503/517-7691
Office: 28 West,
5436 SE 28th Ave.

Amy Schuckman

Assistant Dean

Clea Taylor

Director of Housing


8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.;
closed noon–1 p.m.


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