Filing a Complaint

Federal and state laws and/or university policies protect individuals from harassment or discrimination based on the 12 protected classes. Please see the charts below and click on the individual images to find more information about each of the 12 protected classes .


East Carolina University has systems in place to receive and investigate harassment or discrimination complaints, as well as allegations of retaliation for filing or participating in these complaint processes.

If you feel that you have been harassed or discriminated against by someone within the university community, based on the protected classes above, or allege retaliation related to these complaints, please fill out an online grievance reporting form accessible here, or contact the Office for Equity and Diversity via email or phone at 252-328-6804.