Jonathan Retartha

Jonathan Retartha

Leadership Team
Director of Residential Life: Housing Operations


Jonathan and the Residential Life Housing Operations team lead the University's room assignment, move-in, move-out, and space planning processes for Notre Dame's undergraduate residence halls, including the Home Under the Dome housing portal. Jonathan also collaborates with partners across campus on residential master planning, which includes both construction of new residence halls and renewal of existing halls.

Additionally, the Residential Life Housing Operations team manages the website, consults with the University's privately-managed graduate student housing, and oversees the University's robust summer housing operation.    

Prior to joining Residential Life, Jonathan served in Notre Dame's Development office as Assistant Director leading young alumni annual giving strategies, and later as Donor Experience Manager, overseeing a team of best-in-class events, stewardship and customer service professionals on behalf of the University's 10,000+ Giving Society members.

Jonathan graduated from Notre Dame with his bachelor's degree from the College of Arts & Letters, and his MBA from the Mendoza College of Business.