Augustine DeBacco

Assistant Director of Residence Life

Residence Life


+1 630 637 5859

Gus joined the North Central College family in May of 2016. Gus has previously worked at the following institutions in the Higher Education Field: The University of Nevada, The University of Colorado, Boulder, and Texas Tech University. Gus currently works for the Office of Residence Life as the Assistant Director of Residence Life. Within this role, Gus is responsible for Area Hall Director responsibilities in New Hall, while also being being in charge of training and recruitment for both professional and paraprofessional staff members for the Office of Residence Life.

Previously, Gus has served as the Area Hall Director for four years in Res/Rec, Seager and Schneller Halls. Additionally, Gus served as the adviser of the Residence Hall Association from 2016-2018. Gus recently obtained a Masters Degree in Leadership Studies at North Central College in the Spring of 2019. Gus works to create a safe and inclusive environment on campus for all students by being an advocate for students in the LGBTQIA community, students of color, and other under-represented groups.