Affirmative Action

How to File a Complaint

You may file a complaint informally or formally, in several different ways.

A University Faculty/Staff member with a complaint, whether it is formal or informal, should report it to the Human Resources. See Contact Information.

A University student with a complaint, whether it is formal or informal, should report it to the Dean of Students Office. See Contact Information.

Click here to access the Harassment Complaint Form.

 

In the event a complaint is received in other than these offices, faculty and staff are responsible for referring the complaining individual to the appropriate office.

OR:
The Inclusion and Equity Office will listen to your concerns and help you determine the best course of action for addressing them.

Jeanne J. Arnold, MSW, Ed.D.

   E-Mail: arnoljea@gvsu.edu
   Position:Vice President
   Location: 336C DeVos
   Department: Inclusion and Equity
   Dept. Phone: 616-331-3296

OR:
To file a formal complaint of discrimination or harassment, contact:

Dwight K. Hamilton, J.D.

  E-Mail: hamiltdw@gvsu.edu
  Position: Associate Vice President for Affirmative Action and Title IX Officer
  Location: 332C DeVos
  Department: Inclusion and Equity
  Dept. Phone: 616-331-2242

Please see Where to go for Help.
Also, see frequently asked questions (FAQ's) regarding complaint procedures.

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