Hide Michel

East Hall & Templewood Residence Coordinator
Office: Department of Residence Life, MAC 6-103
Phone: (907) 751-7423
Email: residencelife@uaa.alaska.edu


As Residence Coordinator, Hide is responsible for all daily operations and supervision of student staff within East Hall and the Templewood apartment complex.

Hide is a Latina, first generation college student, born in Mexico and raised in Chicago, IL. Hide lived in Fairbanks Alaska for a few months in 2010 and fell in love with Alaska and all it has to offer. She started her career in residence life at the Galena Interior Learning Academy, a boarding school for high school students Fall of 2013. Galena is a small town in the interior of Alaska; not connected to the road system, and the only way to access it is by plane or boat off the Yukon river.

Hide is trilingual…fluent in English and Spanish, and proficient in French. Hide is a lover of wisdom and thinks its important everyday to try and better oneself through learning new things, meeting new people and living a healthy lifestyle. She enjoys meeting people from different walks of life and learning about different cultures. Some of her passions include immigration reform, and encouraging and helping underrepresented and under-served populations achieve a higher education. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, playing with her dog, reading and listening to music.



  • M.Ed., Educational Organization and Leadership / Higher Education
  • B.A., Philosophy and French Language and Literature