在乎 include a team of campus professionals who quickly connect students to resources 那 address student concerns related to both academics and health.
WHAT TYPES OF SITUATIONS ARE ADDRESSED?
在乎 addresses situations 那 disrupt the safe and productive living and learning community, including, but not limited to, 自残, 家庭困难, 压力管理, 心理健康 concerns, 上瘾, 行为准则 违规行为, 第九条 问题, Clery行为 related issues and/or issues of academic integrity (e.g. 剽窃).
WHICH POLICIES OR LAWS RELATE TO 在乎?
For a list of policies and laws related to the types of issues 那 在乎 helps address, 请参阅 政策及程序 页面.
Making a complaint allows you to bring something you're aware of 那 you don't think is right to the attention of the right people. This may be anything from parking issues to faculty conduct to building maintenance.
当你 fill out a complaint form, it will be forwarded to whichever office on campus 负责监督. You may or may not receive a written response, but your 投诉将予考虑.
An appeal is a formal request asking for a change in a decision 那 has been made. Appeals occur after an action has been taken against a person 那 the person believes is unfair or a violation of their rights
Appeal processes vary, and are governed by different rules and requirements.
Below is a list of appeal processes at Southern Miss with links to instructions. Be sure to read the instructions carefully and follow the outlined procedures. 如果你 need help filing an appeal, contact the 学生办公室主任 for someone to help walk you through the process.
如果你 have a concern about a current USM student (undergraduate or graduate) or yourself and feel the individual may need some help, you can file a 在乎 report. 当你 file a report, someone from your professional 在乎 team will reach out to the person to make sure they are okay and, if necessary, help connect them with resources.
如果你 have a concern about a current faculty or staff member, 请与 人力资源厅.
Southern Miss is known for being a caring and friendly campus. 如果你看到某人 谁需要帮助，让我们知道!
The 在乎 team addresses issues including (but not limited to):
Submit a report for a current Southern Miss undergraduate showing signs of academic distress, including excessive absences, multiple missed assignments, or the need for 技能发展. A member of the Academic Concerns Reporting Team will contact the 学生在24小时内.
Please use the link below to report potential academic integrity cases 那 violate 该大学的 学术诚信政策. The University will use these reports to identify areas in which additional student education is needed as well as to track repeat offenders across units and schools. 问题? Contact the Academic Integrity Officer or Coordinator at 601-266-5995 or 601-266-4199或电子邮件 integrityFREEMississippi.%C2%A0
You can discreetly and confidentially report activities 那 may involve criminal or unethical actions using Ethics•Point, our secure external site for anonymously reporting a range of ethical violations and misconduct.
Ethical violations include, but are not limited to:
Students are responsible for attending class and acknowledging absences to their professor pursuant to the terms of the class attendance policy set forth in the syllabus. If a professor requests 那 you have absences authenticated, contact 学生外展及支援 for assistance by filling out the 申请学术通知.
第九条 prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education and in programs and activities 那 receive federal funding including:
- recovery from above listed medical conditions
A pregnant or parenting student has the right to stay in school so they can meet their 教育目标. For more information about the types of accommodations available, 请与 Office for Disability Accommodations.
For more information about 怀孕-related accommodations, please read the Pregnant and Parenting Student Rights section of the 第九条 resources 页面.