Report a Concern

WSU takes reports of discrimination, harassment and other criminal activity seriously. Reports are investigated to the full extent of established policies and procedures.

Clery Act reportable crimes (PDF) include violent crimes, hate crimes and drug/alcohol/weapons violations.

Related Policies

Federal Clery Act (PDF)


How to Report

Complete the CSA Report Form.

Contact for Support and Reporting

Chris Cichosz
Director of Campus Security
507.457.5555

Criminal activities along with other concerns that may inhibit our learning environment


How to Report

Complete the "I Witness" Report form. You can choose to remain anonymous in your report.

Contact for Support and Reporting

Chris Cichosz
Director of Campus Security
507.457.5555

Report experiences of discrimination in the terms of conditions of employment, personnel practices, or access to and participation in, programs, services and activities

Incidents could includes harassment in such relationships as:

  • faculty and student
  • supervisor and employee
  • student and student
  • staff and student
  • employee and employee
  • other relationships with persons having business at or who are visiting the educational or working environment

Related Policies

Minnstate Board Policy 1B.1 “Equal Opportunity and Nondiscrimination in Employment and Education”

Minnstate Procedure 1B.1.1 “Report/Complaint of Discrimination/Harassment Investigation and Resolution”


How to Report

Call, email or visit the Affirmative Action and Legal Affairs Office in person.

Contact for Support and Reporting

Lori Mikl
Director of Affirmative Action and Legal Affairs
lmikl@winona.edu
507.457.2766

Report any violations of the employee code of conducts defined by the Minnstate Board Policy.

Related Policies

MinnState Board Policy 1C “Code of Conduct and Ethics” including

MinnState System Procedure:


How to Report

Call, email or visit the Human Resources Office in person.

Contact for Support and Reporting

Lori Reed
Director of Human Resources
lreed@winona.edu
507.457.2790

Report violations of the University’s Student Conduct Code including bullying, crimes and physical violence.


Related Policies

WSU Student Conduct Code

Minnstate Board Policy 3.6 “Student Conduct”

MinnState System Procedure 3.6.1 “Student Conduct”


How to Report

Submit a Student Conduct Report Form.

 

Contact for Support and Reporting

Alex Kromminga EJD
Director of Student Conduct & Citizenship
507.457.5300
AKromminga@winona.edu

Dr. Karen Johnson
Dean of Students
507.457.5300
KJohnson@winona.edu

Students of concern include those who

  • Show questionable or suspicious acts or behavior (i.e. anger problems, fascination with weapons, non-compliance/disciplinary problems & violent fantasy content in writings and/or drawings)
  • Have knowledge of information or incidents that could cause harm.
  • Have knowledge of illegal actions, assaults, and/or drug or alcohol sale or usage
  • Are reported by others to express feelings of depression, reduction of self-worth and/or uselessness

 

How to Report

Complete a BAIT Report Form.


Emergency Contact

If this is an emergency or immediate crisis, call 911 and/or Security at 507.457.5555 before completing a report.

Complaints or grievances involve improper, unfair, arbitrary, or discriminatory action by an employee involving the application of a specific provision of a university rule/regulation or a Minnesota State board policy or procedure. 


Related Policies

Minnstate Board Policy 3.8 “Student Complaints and Grievances”

Minnstate System Procedure 3.8.1 “Student Complaints and Grievances”

WSU Regulation 4-2 “Student Grievance Procedure”


How to Report

Follow the three-step Student Grievance Procedure through the Dean of Students Office.


Contact for Support and Reporting

Dr. Karen Johnson
Dean of Students
507.457.5300
KJohnson@winona.edu

Report incidents of sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual exploitation, dating/relationship violence and/or stalking.

Related Policies

Minnstate Board Policy 1B.3 “Sexual Violence Policy”

Minnstate Procedure 1B.3.1 “Response to Sexual Violence Procedure”


How to Report

 Submit a confidential report form.


Contact for Support and Reporting

Lori Mikl
Title IX Coordinator
Director of Affirmative Action and Legal Affairs
lmikl@winona.edu
507.457.2766

WSU Confidential 24/7 GBV Helpline
507.457.5610
GBVHelpline@winona.edu

Health & Wellness Services
IWC 222
507.457.5160

Counseling & Wellness Services
Integrated Wellness Complex 222
507.457.5330
counselingservices@winona.edu