Report A Concern

Concerned Vikes

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CSU cares about your experience as a member of the CSU Community. Whether you’re a student, staff member, or faculty member, your wellbeing is of utmost importance. We realize that everyone’s experience may not be positive and we want the opportunity to address concerns and adjudicate matters that may violate our university policies.

This website serves as a one-stop opportunity for CSU community members to share information with us around the following topics:

  • Title IX and Sexual Misconduct
  • Discrimination and Harassment
  • Hazing
  • General Incidents
  • Anonymous and Confidential Report Filing
  • Community Assessment Response & Evaluation (CARE) Report 

 

Emergency Information and Contacts 

 If you are concerned for your safety or the safety of others, call the police IMMEDIATELY
Campus Emergencies – University Police 
Call 216-687-2020
Campus Safety Building 1840 Chester Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44114
CSU Counseling Center
Call 216-687-2277
1836 Euclid Avenue Un 220 Cleveland, Ohio 44115
Cleveland Rape Crisis Center (CRCC)
Call or Text 216-619-6192 or 440-423-2020
2937 West 25th Street 2nd Floor Cleveland, Ohio 44143
Viking Safety Campus Escorts
Call 216-687-2020 or on campus dial 2020
Campus Safety Building 1840 Chester Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44114

DISCLAIMER: If you would like to submit an anonymous report, you can do so by using the Anonymous and Confidential Report Filing box below, by clicking the “Anonymous Reporting” link on the left sidebar, or by phone at (888) 837-1824.  While an anonymous report may limit the University’s ability to conduct a thorough investigation, we will make every effort to fully investigate the reported concern based on the information provided in the report.  Note that when filing an anonymous report, you will leave the University’s website and be directed to the EthicsPoint secure reporting site.

 

Report a concern below


 

Anonymous and Confidential Report

We're committed to fostering a safe, inclusive and ethical campus therefore, we provide you with an anonymous, confidential, and secure way to report any activity that you feel may be violation of law, regulation, or university policy.

Reportable activities include but are not limited to:

  • Conflict of interest (nepotism, misuse of public position or state property, receiving improper gifts)
  • Hazing
  • Discrimination or harassment
  • Risk and safety concerns
  • Fraud
  • Intellectual property infringement
  • Data privacy
  • ADA matters
  • Academic, employee or research misconduct

Submit Report

 


 

Title IX and Sexual Misconduct Report

Reportable activities include but are not limited to:

  • Sexual assault
  • Sexual violence
  • Sexual harassment
  • Sexual discrimination
  • Stalking
  • Interpersonal relationship violence
  • Retaliation

Submit Report

 


 

Discrimination and Harassment Report

Reportable activities include but are not limited to:

  • Non sex discrimination and harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, military/veteran status, familial status, and political affiliation
  • Discrimination and harassment based on disability
  • Retaliation

Submit Report

 


 

Hazing Report

Reportable activities include but are not limited to:

  • Presumed hazing involving any member of the CSU community including faculty, staff or students
  • Consuming food, liquid, alcohol, drugs or any substance which subjects others to risk of harm
  • Endure physical brutality
  • Endure brutality of a mental nature
  • Endure brutality of a sexual nature
  • Endure any activity that creates a reasonable likelihood of bodily injury to others

Submit Report

 


 

General Incident Report

Reportable activities include but are not limited to:

  • Behavior that violates the code of student conduct
  • Alcohol and drug use
  • Physical/Other harm
  • Theft or fraud
  • Unauthorized use
  • Safety violation
  • Property violation
  • Organizational misconduct

Submit Report

 


 

Care Report

If you're concerned about a CSU community member or would like to refer yourself, you can submit a CARE report.

Reportable activities include but are not limited to:

  • Barriers an individual is experiencing related to their wellbeing, mental or physical health
  • Financial insecurity including housing or food insecurity
  • Academic concerns
  • Interpersonal concerns
  • Violence
  • Anything that may be interfering with the individual's educational goals

Submit Report

 


 

Do not use this site to report events presenting an immediate threat to life or property.  If you require emergency assistance, dial 9-1-1 or 8-9-1-1 from any campus telephone.  Cell phone users should dial 9-1-1 and tell the operator to connect them with CSU Police

If you have questions or concerns regarding the reporting process, please contact the Division of Student Belonging and Success at 216-687-2048 or email studentbelonging@csuohio.edu. Processing of information typically takes one to two business days.  Sharing a concern through this page should not be used to report emergency situations.  Please contact CSU Police 216-687-2020 or other emergency response resources listed above.

Information shared and reviewed through this process falls under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, also known as FERPA. More information on FERPA can be found here (https://www.csuohio.edu/registrar/family-educational-rights-and-privacy-act)