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The University prohibits retaliation against any individual who reports or inquires about potential breaches of University policy, state, or federal law.
Bowling Green State University (BGSU) is committed to conducting its affairs ethically and in accordance with federal and state laws and regulations as well as university policies. Each member of the faculty and staff is expected to share in this responsibility.BGSU has selected EthicsPoint, Inc. to provide a process for simple, good faith reporting of violations of law or regulations or otherwise inappropriate activity or behavior in violation of University policies. You may file a report to the University on this web site or by calling EthicsPoint toll-free at 1-866-879-0426.
EthicsPoint is NOT a 911 or Emergency Service. Do not use this site to report events presenting an immediate threat to life or property. If you need emergency assistance, call 911.BGSU is a public institution subject to Ohio's open record law ("Sunshine Law"). Protected disclosures and investigatory records will be kept confidential to the extent possible, consistent with the need to conduct an adequate investigation, and in accordance with the Ohio Public Records Act. If you choose to disclose your identity while submitting a claim to EthicsPoint, we may not be able to protect your identity should a public records request be made.
BGSU considers faculty, employee and student concerns very important and requests your cooperation in resolving such issues. However, this reporting hotline service does not replace or supersede existing reporting methods on campus. Faculty members and employees are encouraged to bring concerns immediately to their supervisor or other campus entities as appropriate. The anonymous reporting line does not support reporting of academic matters, student conduct matters, or employee grievances. In those instances, contact the offices below:
Persons who do not feel comfortable making an internal report may make an anonymous report to the University's confidential reporting hotline at 866-879-0426 or in writing by clicking on "MAKE A REPORT" to the right.
Bowling Green State University encourages you to return to this website in five to ten business days using the report key assigned by EthicsPoint and your private password. The University may have information for you or may need additional information to investigate the allegation.