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Rod Waters, MSW

The Department of Residential Education is responsible for responding to student crises, building a sense of community, managing the student conduct process, and providing residential students with high-quality opportunities for engagement. The Department programs and services build a relational, residential community where students are encouraged to learn and develop holistically.

Rod has served as the Director of Residential Education since August 2015. Prior to coming to DePaul, Rod served as the director of Residence Life  & Housing at Suffolk University. Additional experiences include work at the University of California, Santa Cruz, University of Washington, Seattle, Curry College and Bay State College.

Rod earned his BA in Sociology and MSW in Clinical Social Work, both from Boston College.