Student Life

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For Students' Systemic Complaints and Concerns about the University​

The Ombuds Office offers a place where students’ questions, complaints, and concerns about the functioning of the university can be discussed confidentially in a safe environment. The Ombuds offers informal dispute resolution services, provides resources and referrals, and helps students consider all options available to them.

The Ombuds is an impartial advocate for fair and consistent treatment. The office operates independently as a supplement to existing administrative and formal dispute resolution processes and has no formal decision–making authority. Wondering how the Ombuds might be able to help you or your student? Read more about how the Ombuds can help.