Student Handbook

Policies for UW-Whitewater

Grievance Procedures (student)

Step by Step process for student grievances:

  1. Problem occurs.
  2. Within 14 days discuss it with the person whose actions are in question. (Informal).
  3. If unsatisfied, within 7 days, talk it over with the Department Chair or Supervisor of the person (Informal).
  4. The Department Chair/Supervisor will attempt to resolve within 14 days (Informal).
  5. If unsatisfied, student has 7 days to write it up as a formal grievance, including why dissatisfied with recommended resolution, and send to the Dean or Director. (Formal).
  6. Within 14 days, the Dean or Director will attempt resolution or make the final decision. (Formal).