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Rick Moreci

  • Director of Housing, Dining & Student Centers

Fun Fact:
Rick is a die-hard White Sox fan and a never-ending love for all things Disney!

Rick has more than two decades of work experience at DePaul University, with many of those years spent in the Department of Housing, though he recently expanded his responsibilities to include oversight of Dining and Student Centers on both DePaul campuses. Rick loves that there is no day that is like the next, and his priorities as the director often change according to what is going on around campus.

A large part of Rick's daily routine is providing support and resources to his staff, and he also handles budget management, crisis management, and collaborations with campus partners. Rick has had many special memories working with his staff, but the most rewarding aspects of working for the Department of Housing, Dining & Student Centers are associated with student success. He values having the opportunity to watch incoming freshmen grow into accomplished adults who are ready to take on the world! Rick also has a passion for stopping food insecurity among college students, thus he is dedicated to this work with the student food pantry​.

Rick's academic achievements include a bachelor's degree in deafness counseling rehabilitation from Northern Illinois University and a master's degree in higher education administration from Loyola University Chicago.