Ethics and Compliance Office
Spring/Summer 2021 Procedures
We're conducting investigations electronically and issuing supportive measures to ensure access to both face-to-face and virtual education programs and activities. We're available in person Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Please follow the protect the pack guidelines. Our staff is working remotely on Fridays when the university is open.
The Ethics and Compliance Office (ECO) advances NIU's mission by promoting accountability, equal access and ethical behavior in the university's educational and workplace environment. We work to accomplish this by:
- Investigating complaints of problematic conduct or behavior by members of the university community.
- Educating campus on university policies, compliance mandates and records management guidelines.
- Promoting the accessibility of NIU's information technology.
If you've been affected by sexual misconduct, discrimination, harassment or retaliation, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and/or file a report or complaint.
If you're a responsible employee, you must report sexual misconduct when you become aware of a suspected or actual incident, whether you learn of it in person, in writing or online.