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Washington University Reporting Hotline:

Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the highest ethical and professional standards of conduct and offers the Hotline as a mechanism to provide University community members with a means to report on select concerns or suspected violations of University policies.


Washington University prohibits retaliation against individuals who have filed complaints in good faith or who have participated in the investigation of a complaint. Washington University in St. Louis does not tolerate retaliation against those who have reported suspected misconduct. For more information please visit: Whistleblower Protection Policy

Hotline Administration

The Hotline is administered by an independent company (NAVEX), is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and can accommodate calls in more than 75 languages. The Hotline provides an additional resource for reporting concerns and is not intended to replace university management oversight. You may always report your concerns directly to your supervisor or unit leader.

When submitting a report, you may remain anonymous or you may choose to identify yourself and provide contact information so Washington University in St. Louis can reach out to you if additional details are needed.

To report a concern, please click Report a Concern Online above, or call 1-844-484-5957.

Type of Concerns

This Hotline allows you to report the following:

Workplace Environment Concerns

  • Discrimination/Harassment
  • Abusive Conduct/Bullying
  • Workplace Misconduct
  • School of Medicine Learner Mistreatment

Financial Concerns

  • Financial Mismanagement
  • Financial Fraud
  • Financial Theft

Research Concerns

  • Research - Grant Mismanagement
  • Research - Animal/Human Testing Concerns
  • Research - Scientific Misconduct

To report a concern about any of these issues, please click Report a Concern Online above, or call 1-844-484-5957. Phone interpreters are available for numerous languages.

To report on other matters not listed above, please visit the following: Reporting Options