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Ohio Northern University takes all complaints and concerns very seriously. This page provides information regarding how complaints can be filed, in compliance with HEA Title IV, CFR 34, Sections 600.9 (a)(1) and 668.43(b).

Academic Complaints

Grade Appeals Procedure – Student Handbook, Appendix G, College Specific Procedures, Appendices I-M

Code of Student Academic Conduct – Student Handbook, Appendix F

Non-Academic Complaints

Code of Student Conduct - Student Handbook, Section IV

Reporting Violations of The Student Code of Conduct - Student Handbook, Appendix E, Article 1

Title IX and Sexual Harassment Complaints

Resources for reporting sexual misconduct (violence) or sexual harassment

Anonymous Complaints

Campus Conduct Hotline

Complaints regarding Academic Program Quality or Accrediting Standards

Procedure for submitting complaints to ONU's accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Complaints to ONU's state agency, Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE)

Procedure for submitting complaints to the state agency responsible for authorization and approval of academic programs