Reasons to Contact
What to expect
College of Human Medicine
Are some things not kept confidential? Does the Student Ombudsperson tell anyone what I've said?
Can I remain anonymous?
Can I talk to the MSU Ombudsperson?
Can I tell the Student Ombudsperson what I need and have them take care of it?
Could a de-identified report somehow reveal who I am? I might be the only person in my community with a particular problem.
Do I need to talk to the Student Ombudsperson before I file a grievance?
Does telling the CHM Student Ombudsperson put the CHM or MSU on "Notice" about my problem?
How can I get support on personal issues?
How do I report mistreatment?
Is it acceptable to make an anonymous report?
Is there a difference if I discuss a sexual assault with the CHM Student Ombudsperson or the MSU Ombudsperson?
Must I follow the Student Ombudsperson’s recommendations?
Should I report witnessed mistreatment of another student?
Who do I tell if I have a problem with the Student Ombudsperson?
Will I ever have the Student Ombudsperson as a medical school instructor; might the Student Ombudsperson grade me?
Will the Student Ombudsperson talk to my attorney or testify if I choose to file a grievance or lawsuit?