The University Grievance Officer (UGO) is an independent university official who assists in the resolution of disputes involving faculty members or administrative professionals and their supervisors or other administrators.
The UGO is responsible for resolution of specific grievable actions or decisions that faculty members or administrative professionals believe are unfair, unreasonable, arbitrary, capricious or discriminatory.
The UGO assists faculty members and administrative professionals by:
- Providing information and consultation
- Assisting with conciliation and referrals
- Coordinating the activities of University Mediators
- Facilitating formal hearings conducted by the University Grievance Panel.
Academic Faculty-Administrative Professional Manual
Section K: Resolution of Disputes
Outlines procedures for UGO, University Mediators and University Grievance Panel
Section E.15: Disciplinary Actions for Tenured Faculty
Specifies procedures followed by UGO in cases brought against faculty members
Manual: Table of Contents
For information or assistance
University Grievance Officer
Campus Delivery 1875
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1875