Other Services - NIU - Office of Ombudsperson

Other Services

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


Communication Facilitation Services - The Ombudsperson can help to facilitate communications between individuals or groups in order to resolve conflicts.

Referrals - When appropriate, the Office of the Ombudsperson will direct you to the individuals with the authority or specific expertise to address your concern.

Presentations - Staff members are available for presentations to university departments and student groups to discuss available services of the office and on a wide variety of topics of interest to the university community.

Policy/Procedure Development - The Ombudsperson is available as a consultant in the development of policies and procedures. Such consultation can ensure consistency with other institutional practices and reduce future implementation problems.

Review of Documents - The Office of the Ombudsperson is available to confidentially review drafts of letters/documents for clarification and effectiveness.

Notary Public Services are available in the office.

All services of the Office of the Ombudsperson are free.