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Michael Thompkins, M.A.

Michael Thompkins, M.A.

Director of Housing & Residence Life
SJH 378

Michael (he/him/his) joined the CHC Student Life team in November 2023 as the Director of Housing & Residence Life. He provides leadership and direction to professional and Resident Assistant staff, housing selection processes, student conduct, and crisis management. Michael is excited to partner with students and create opportunities that connect the residential experience with the liberal arts focus of Chestnut Hill College.

Michael is no stranger to the greater Philadelphia area having grown up in South Jersey. He enjoys performing in theater, exercising (especially kickboxing), and traveling to new places with friends. Michael previously worked in residence life at Johns Hopkins University and most recently at Ursinus College in both residence life and religious and spiritual life.

Educational Background

M.A. in Higher Education and Student Affairs, University of Connecticut

B.S. in Mass Communication (Journalism concentration) and Psychology, Towson University