Hall Type: Coed
Eligibility: Juniors, seniors, and graduate students
Total Rooms: Haggerty: 82 bedrooms in 16 apartments; Tyson: 109 bedrooms in 20 apartments
Elevator: Yes (external)
Air Conditioning: Yes
Room Types: Single, Double
Break Period: Open during Christmas break
Hall Director: Tyler Hale
Assistant Hall Director: Jamie Whisler
Pastoral Resident: Fr. Jeff Schneibel, CSC
Hall Mass: Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.
Spiritual Formation: The St. André Bessette, C.S.C., Chapel is accessible 24/7 to residents via card access, making it an excellent worship option for students living off campus.
Haggerty and Tyson Halls are two coed, apartment-style student residences for upper-class students. Each unit houses groups of 4, 6, or 7 students and has full kitchen facilities, shared bathrooms, cable TV, and in-apartment laundry facilities. There is carpet in living areas and bedrooms, and linoleum in the kitchen and bathroom. Haggerty Hall houses the Anchor (a small eatery) and Tyson Hall houses the St. André Bessette, C.S.C., Chapel in which a Mass is said one night each week.
Haggerty Hall is named for Lawrence and Mary Ellen Haggerty, parents of Peggy Haggerty, a University regent who passed away in 2010. They provided primary funding for the building's construction. Tyson Hall is named for Rev. David Tyson, C.S.C., the University's 18th president, who oversaw one of the most remarkable growth periods in the University of Portland's history.
What is the average size of a room in Haggerty & Tyson Halls?
Room sizes vary; there is not a standard size.
How is a double room in Haggerty & Tyson Halls laid out?
Beds can stand alone and are movable; dressers are built in to the closets; desks are movable. Bedrooms are carpeted.