2016-2017 Catalog

Processes for Addressing Concerns of Students, Employees, and Members of the Public; Legal Compliance Officer; College Ombudsperson

College students, employees, and members of the public who wish to report suspected wrongdoing, share a concern, lodge a complaint or seek guidance in navigating College policies and procedures may refer to Board of Governors Policy 10801 and College Procedures Memorandum X-14.

To report suspected criminal wrongdoing contact the MCC Police Department at 531-622-2222, or contact any other law enforcement agency with jurisdiction.

To report suspected non-criminal wrongdoing – such as suspected mismanagement of public funds or actions creating a substantial and significant danger to the health or safety of any individual or the security of public property – contact the College Legal Compliance Officer, James R. Thibodeau, Associate Vice President for Compliance and General Counsel, at 531-622-2428.

For assistance handling unresolved concerns (such as academic grades, student aid, discipline, and so forth), redress of grievances, and assistance with navigating College policies and procedures, contact the College Ombudsperson at 531-622-8030, or email concerns to ombudsperson@mccneb.edu.

Individuals making reports may remain anonymous to the extent possible, and will not be subject to retaliation or reprisal. Employees and students and who knowingly make false or bad faith reports may be subject to disciplinary action.