Since 2015, Mike Hayes has served as a senior student affairs leader for the University and is responsible for setting the strategic direction and overseeing the operations of the Center for Leadership and Involvement, the Office of Student Centers, the Office of International Affairs, and International House. He is also responsible for the central operations of Campus and Student Life (CSL) which includes communications, student-trustee engagement and professional development for CSL staff.
Mike has spent over 30 years working with and for college students in various capacities. Prior to joining CSL at UChicago, he served in student affairs roles at Miami University (OH), DePauw University, Cornell University, the University of Maryland, and Washington University in St. Louis. He earned both his bachelor's and master’s degrees from Indiana State University and completed post master’s work at Miami University.