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Office of the Ombudsperson

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Holmes Student Center, 6th Floor
Monday - Friday
8 a.m.–Noon; 1-4:30 p.m.
(other times by appointment)

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The Office of the Ombudsperson provides students, faculty, and staff with guidance to help solve a variety of university-related issues or conflicts. We offer confidential, neutral, informal, and independent guidance. While we cannot provide legal advice or advocate on your behalf, we can advise you of your rights within the university.

Sarah Klaper, NIU’s Ombudsperson, and her staff will listen to your concerns about a variety of topics, assess your situation, and suggest options that may help you resolve the matter.

To learn more about how we can help you, read about our servicesscan our FAQ, or contact our office to make an appointment with our Ombudsperson today.

Summer Academic Ombuds Meeting

July 26-27, 2015 at NIU

Register today!