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How to Report

As a center of learning, the University of Washington has the obligation to maintain conditions conducive to freedom of inquiry and expression to the maximum degree compatible with the orderly conduct of its functions. Our campus community is committed to maintaining the highest level of academic and behavioral integrity. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to report alleged incidents of student misconduct.

Submitting a Report to CSSC

To report an incident to Community Standards & Student Conduct (CSSC), please use our reporting tool, linked HERE.

If this is an emergency, please contact the police by dialing 9-1-1. UWPD can also be reached at their non-emergency number, 206-685-8973.

If you have concerns for your own safety or the safety of others, please call SafeCampus at 206-685-SAFE(7233) which is available between 8 am-5 pm Monday through Friday.

For Students

  • If you believe you have been a victim of an alleged violation of the Student Conduct Code or you are aware of an alleged violation of the Student Conduct Code, you have the right to report it to the University. You can use the online reporting form linked above to provide a statement.
  • You will be able to directly upload text messages, social media posts, email communications, or other relevant evidence.
  • A member of the Community Standards & Student Conduct team will contact you to review the student conduct process.
  • The University will provide a prompt, fair, and impartial investigation to determine whether the Student Conduct Code has been violated.
  • If you are reporting sex-and-gender-based violence, harassment, or discrimination, please submit a report via the Title IX reporting form, linked HERE.

For Faculty & Staff

  • If you suspect academic misconduct in a student’s work, you are encouraged to report it.
  • Using the secure online form, you will be able to directly upload relevant documents, such as papers with suspected plagiarism, the syllabus, copies of exams, email communication, etc. For more examples of appropriate documents in evidence, please refer to our reporting academic misconduct page.
  • If you are reporting sex-and-gender-based violence, harassment, or discrimination, please submit a report via the Title IX reporting form, linked HERE.