Typical Concerns - NIU - Office of the Ombudsperson

Typical Concerns

Contact Us

Holmes Student Center, 6th Floor
Monday - Friday
8 a.m.–Noon; 1-4:30 p.m.
(other times by appointment)
815.753.1414
ombuds@niu.edu

You may discuss any concern or conflict confidentially with the Ombudsperson. Issues brought to the Ombudsperson include:

  • Academic issues
  • Incivility
  • Disciplinary matters
  • Discrimination
  • Harassment
  • Cultural conflicts
  • Instructor/Student misunderstanding
  • Grade appeal procedures
  • Financial concerns
  • Housing issues
  • Supervisor/employee relations
  • Privacy issues
  • Roommate concerns
  • Parking problems
  • Workplace issues
  • Unethical behavior
  • Interpersonal communications
  • ..............And many others