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Investigating Complaints of
Discrimination or Harassment


The Affirmative Action Office is responsible for assisting faculty, staff, and students who believe they have been harassed or discriminated against because they are a member of a protected group. The Affirmative Action Office is the designated office for investigating and determining who is appropriate to investigate such matters, as well as assisting appropriate administrators in decision-making and communication for the results of investigations.

File a Complaint:  

Please contact Lori Mikl, WSU's Affirmative Action Officer (; 507.457.2766; Somsen Hall, Room 202B) for information on filing a complaint.


  1. MnSCU Policy:   1B.1 Nondiscrimination in Employment and Education Opportunity
  2. MnSCU Policy:   1B.1.1 Report/Complaint of Discrimination/Harassment Investigation and Resolution
  3. WSU Policy:        5-7 Policy for Dealing with Sexual Harassment
  4. WSU Policy:        5-16 Policy Statement On and Plan to Prevent Workplace Violence


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