Filing a Student Complaint

When students have concerns and wish to file a complaint, a few options exist across the Manchester University website.  This location collects them.

Report It!

A process used to directly or anonymously report a number of violations including harassment, discrimination, violence and more.


Appeals within the University

Students may seek appeal for items described in The Undergraduate Catalog, Graduate Bulletin and Pharmacy Bulletin. Policies and procedures are explained within the documents. If the process is unclear, connecting with the University's support staff is encouraged.
Undergraduate Support
Graduate/Professional Support

Satisfactory Academic Progress AppealForms for Undergraduate and Graduate Available


Appeals described in the Undergraduate Catalog

Due Process and Appeal regarding Academic Dishonesty
Right to Appeal Academic Suspension and Reinstatement
Appeal loss of Financial Aid


Appeals described in the Graduate Bulletin

Petitions for Special Action
Appeal an instructor-imposed action
Due process and appeal associated with Academic Dishonesty

Appeals described in the Pharmacy Bulletin

Course grade appeal
Academic Policy and Progression appeal 

Complaint with Indiana Commission for Higher Education

The Commission for Higher Education is responsible for responding to formal complaints against public, independent non-profit and proprietary institutions of higher education in Indiana.

Complaint with Higher Learning Commission

The complaint process is designed to identify substantive problems with an institution’s ability to meet the Criteria for Accreditation or other HLC requirements. HLC’s policy on complaints provides a full description of the type of complaints that HLC will review.