University of Portland
Contact: John Furey, Joe Kuffner

University of Portland names Christopher Haug as new Director of Residence Life

University of Portland has announced the appointment of Christopher Haug as its new director of residence life, effective June 3, 2013. Haug most recently served as assistant director of residence life at University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Ind.

He holds a master’s degree in student affairs administration in higher education from Ball State University, and a bachelor’s degree in business and marketing secondary education from the University of Wisconsin at Whitewater.

In his former position at Notre Dame, Haug co-chaired STAR-ND, the student affairs division’s professional development committee, and served as state coordinator for the Association of Student Conduct Administration (ASCA). He and his wife, Debi, have two sons, Joshua and Samuel.

The University’s residence life office coordinates housing for over 1,900 members of the UP student, staff, and faculty community in seven traditional residence halls, two apartment style halls for upper-class students, and over 40 university owned off-campus houses.

For more information contact the Division of Student Affairs at 503-943-8532 or

The University of Portland is an independently governed Catholic university guided by the Congregation of Holy Cross. U.S. News & World Report ranks the institution as one of the top ten regional universities in the West. It is the only school in Oregon to offer a College of Arts & Sciences, a graduate school, and nationally accredited programs in the schools of business, education, engineering, and nursing.

U.P. News Bureau • 5000 N Willamette Blvd • Portland, OR • 97203 • 503-943-7202