Loyola University Chicago

Residence Life


Residence Life is composed of dedicated professional, support, and student team members who are responsible for the residential living program and the coordination of all services provided to Loyola University Chicago residents.

Contact Us

Department of Residence Life
Simpson Living Learning Center, Suite 107
1032 W. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60660

Phone:   773.508.3300
Fax:         773.508.3311
Email:     res-life@LUC.edu
Central Office
Name Title Office Phone
Deb Schmidt-Rogers
Assistant Vice President and
Director of Residence Life
Simpson 107 773.508.3300
Jennifer O'Brien 
Associate Director for
Housing Operations
Simpson 107 773.508.3300
Russell Aivazian
Assistant Director for Residential Services
Simpson 107 773.508.3300
Clair McDonald
Assistant Director for Assignments, Marketing,
and Communication
Simpson 107 773.508.3300
Melissa Bagdon Housing Assignments Coordinator Simpson 107 773.508.3300
Shawna Jones Housing Assignments Coordinator Simpson 107 773.508.3300
Daniel Barker Housing Operations Coordinator Simpson 107 773.508.3300
Abi Castro Administrative Assistant Simpson 107 773.508.3300
East Winthrop (Regis, Seattle, Simpson, Spring Hill, Xaiver Halls)
Keelah Washington Resident Director   773.508.3328
Kenmore (Canisius, Georgetown, Marquette, Marquette South Halls)
To Be Announced Resident Director   773.508.3969
Northside (Bellarmine, Fordham, Santa Clara Halls)
Brandon Hinton Resident Director   773.508.3680
West Winthrop (Fairfield, Francis, Le Moyne Halls)
Jamie Capetillo Resident Director   773.508.7621

Staff members in the Department of Residence Life are not taking in-person meetings at this time.
Please reach out via email or phone to set up an appointment.