Our Commitment

Northwestern University has selected EthicsPoint to provide you with a simple way to report activities that may involve misconduct or violations of Northwestern University policy. You may file a report here or by dialing 866-294-3545. (within the United States, Guam, and Puerto Rico)

Reports submitted via EthicsPoint will be handled as promptly and discreetly as possible, with facts made available only to those who need to know to investigate and resolve the matter. EthicsPoint and the University are committed to safeguarding the confidentiality of individuals who submit reports. Due to the nature of certain claims, the University may be limited with respect to the actions(s) it may be able to take in response to a report if the individual submitting the report does not wish to make his or her identity known. University policy prohibits the taking of any retaliatory action against anyone for reporting or inquiring about potential breaches of NU policies or for seeking guidance on how to handle suspected breaches.

All reports submitted through EthicsPoint will be carefully reviewed by Northwestern personnel. We encourage anyone making a report to return to this web site within 3-5 business days of filing a report using the Report Key assigned by EthicsPoint and your private password. The University may have information on your report, or may require further information from you in order to proceed with an investigation.