Policies and Reporting

Every member of the Notre Dame community is expected to treat others with mutual respect, hospitality and warmth. This expectation is reflected in numerous University policies and guidelines, some of which are highlighted here.  The University also maintains several offices and resources that are committed to addressing questions or concerns regarding conduct that is not consistent with the University’s expectations, which offices and resources are also described here.  Ultimately, the purpose behind these policies, guidelines, offices, and resources is to promote an environment where all of the University’s faculty, staff and students feel welcome and valued.

University Policies and Guidelines


Offices and Resources

Office of Institutional Equity

If you are unsure of where to turn for help, or if you have any questions, please contact the Office of Institutional Equity.

Karrah Miller
Director and Title IX Coordinator, Office of Institutional Equity
631-0444
equity@nd.edu

Questions regarding faculty conduct

Faculty conduct questions should be directed to one of the following representatives of the Office of the Provost - Faculty Affairs.

Questions regarding staff conduct

Staff conduct questions should be directed to any one of the Human Resources Consultants (HRCs) in the Office of Human Resources.

Title IX Complaints Pertaining to Student Misconduct

Complaints pertaining to instances of student-on-student sexual harassment (including sexual misconduct and sexual assault) should be directed to the following representative from Notre Dame's Division of Student Affairs.

Deputy Title IX Coordinator*
574-631-7728
DepTitleIXCoordinator@nd.edu

*The Deputy Title IX Coordinator is a non-confidential resource. More information on reporting options related to student misconduct is available here.

Other Complaints Pertaining to Student Misconduct

Complaints pertaining to student misconduct other than student-on-student sexual harassment should be directed to the Office of Community Standards, within the Division of Student Affairs.

Office of Community Standards
306 Main Building, Notre Dame, IN 46556
631-5551
ocs@nd.edu

Harassment Ombudspersons

Ombudspersons are members of the Notre Dame faculty or staff appointed by the President to provide information and assistance regarding sexual or discriminatory harassment to the entire University community.

Integrity Line

The Notre Dame Integrity Line is a 24-hour, toll-free service that receives tips or complaints about any situation that compromises Notre Dame's values, reputation, or integrity. Users may remain anonymous.

1-800-688-9918
Integrity Line Website

Speak Up

Speakup.nd.edu is an additional reporting resource for Notre Dame students. If you need to report an alleged incident of sexual assault, discrimination, or harassment, you can go to speakup.nd.edu to file a report.

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

If you are a student who would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Office of Disability Services.

Accommodations for Faculty and Staff With Disabilities

If you are a faculty or staff member who would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please see hr.nd.edu/ada for additional information on this process.