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Student Grievance Contact Information for Individual States

Alabama
Alabama Commission on Higher Education
Telephone: (334) 242-1998
Fax: (334) 242-0268

http://www.ache.state.al.us/

Alaska
Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (907) 465-2962
Fax: (907) 465-5316

http://akadvantage.alaska.gov/

Arizona
Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (602) 542-5709
Fax: (602) 542-1253

http://azppse.state.az.us/student_info/compliance.asp

Arkansas
Arkansas Department of Higher Education
Telephone: (501) 371-2000
ADHE_Info@adhe.edu

http://www.adhe.edu/SiteCollectionDocuments/AcademicAffairsDivision/ICAC%20Rules%20and%20Regulations/APPENDIXJ.pdf

California
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (916) 431-6959
Fax: (916) 263-1895

http://www.bppe.ca.gov/forms_pubs/complaint.pdf

Colorado
Colorado Department of Higher Education
Telephone: (303) 866-2723
Fax: (303) 866-4266

http://highered.colorado.gov/Academics/Complaints/default.html

Connecticut
Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education
Telephone: (860)947-1801
webmaster@ctdhe.org

http://www.ctregents.org/

Delaware
Delaware Department of Education
Telephone: (302) 735-4000
Fax: (302) 739-4654

http://www.doe.k12.de.us/

Florida
Florida Department of Education
Telephone: (850) 245-0505
Fax: (850) 245-9667

http://www.fldoe.org/cie/complaint.asp

Georgia
Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission
Telephone: 770-414-3300
Fax: 770-414-3309

http://rules.sos.state.ga.us/docs/392/5/06.pdf

Hawaii
Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Telephone: (808) 933-0910
Fax: (808) 933-8845

http://hawaii.gov/dcca/ocp/consumer_complaint

Idaho
Idaho Board of Education
Telephone: (208) 334-2270
Fax: (208) 334-2632

http://www.boardofed.idaho.gov/priv_col_univ/student_complaint.asp

Illinois
Illinois Board of Higher Education
Telephone: (217) 782-2551
Fax: (217) 782-8548

http://www.ibhe.state.il.us/consumerinfo/complaint.htm

Indiana
Indiana Commission on Proprietary Education
Telephone: (317) 232-1320
Fax: (317) 233-4219

http://www.in.gov/cpe/2329.htm

Iowa
Iowa College Student Aid Commission
Telephone: (515) 725-3400
Fax: (515) 725-3401

http://www.iowacollegeaid.gov/

Kansas
Kansas Board of Regents
Telephone: (785) 296-4917
Fax: (785) 296-7052

http://www.kansasregents.org/resources/PDF/524-ComplaintProcedureandForm.pdf

Kentucky
Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (502) 573-1555
Fax: (502) 573-1535

http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/013/001/020.htm

Louisiana
Louisiana Board of Regents
Telephone: (225) 342-4253
Fax: (225) 342-9318

http://regents.louisiana.gov/institutional-licensure/

Maine
Maine Department of Education
Telephone: (207) 624-6600
Fax: (207) 624-6700

http://www.maine.gov/education/

Maryland
Maryland Higher Education Commission
Telephone: (410) 260-4500
Fax: (800) 974-0203

http://mhec.maryland.gov/highered/acadaff/mhecstudentcomplaintprocess.pdf

Massachusetts
Massachusetts Board of Higher Education
Telephone: (617) 994-6950
Fax: (617) 727-0955

http://www.mass.edu/forstudents/complaints/complaintprocess.asp

Michigan
Michigan Department of Energy, Labor & Economic Growth
Telephone: (517) 373-1820
Fax: (517) 373-2129

http://www.michiganps.net/complaint.aspx

Minnesota
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Telephone: (651) 642-0567
Fax: (651) 642-0675

http://www.ohe.state.mn.us/mPg.cfm?pageID=1078

Mississippi
Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation
Telephone: (601) 432-6198
Fax: (601) 432-6225

http://www.ihl.state.ms.us/mcca/

Missouri
Missouri Department of Higher Education
Telephone: (573) 751-2361
Fax: (573) 751-6635

http://www.dhe.mo.gov/documents/POLICYONCOMPLAINTRESOLUTION.pdf

Montana
Montana University System, Montana Board of Regents
Telephone: (406) 444-6570
emorrison@montana.edu

http://mus.edu/board/

Nebraska
Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (402) 471-2847
Fax: (402) 471-2886

http://www.ccpe.state.ne.us/PublicDoc/CCPE/

Nevada
Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education
Telephone: (702) 486-7330
Fax: (702) 486-7340

http://www.cpe.state.nv.us/CPE%20Complaint%20Info.htm

New Hampshire
New Hampshire Postsecondary Education Commission
Telephone: (603) 271-3494
patricia.moquin@pec.state.nh.us

http://www.education.nh.gov/highered/

New Jersey
New Jersey Commission on Higher Education
Telephone: 1 (609) 588-3226
nj_che@che.state.nj.us

http://www.state.nj.us/bpu/assistance/complaints/

New Mexico
New Mexico Higher Education Department
Telephone: (505) 476-8400
Fax: (505) 476-8453

http://hed.state.nm.us/students/hed-student-complaint-form.aspx

New York
Office of College and University Evaluation
Telephone: (518) 474-2593
Fax: (518) 486-2779

http://www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue/spr/COMPLAINTFORMINFO.html

North Carolina
North Carolina Community College System, Office of Proprietary School Services
Telephone: (919) 807-7146
Fax: (919) 807-7164

http://www.nccommunitycolleges.edu/Proprietary_Schools/docs/PDFFiles/2013%20Complaint%20Procedures.pdf

North Dakota
North Dakota State Board for Career and Technical Education
Telephone: (701) 328-3180
Fax: (701) 328-1255

http://www.nd.gov/cte/

Ohio
Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools
Telephone: (614) 466-2752
Fax: (614) 466-2219

http://scr.ohio.gov/ConsumerInformation/FilingaComplaint.aspx

Oklahoma
Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
Telephone: (405) 225-9100
communicationsdepartment@osrhe.edu

http://www.okhighered.org/

Oregon
Department of Education – Private and Career Schools Office
Telephone: (503) 947-5600
Fax: (503) 378-5156

http://www.ode.state.or.us/search/page/?=325

Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Program Services
Telephone: (717) 783-6137
Fax: (717) 783-6139

http://www.education.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/compliance/7467/division_of_compliance_complaints_questions_and_answers/508846

Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education
Telephone: (787) 641-7100
Fax: (787) 641-2573

http://www.ce.pr.gov/

Rhode Island
Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education
Telephone: (401) 456-6008
dgrossman-garber@ribghe.org

http://www.ribghe.org/default.htm

South Carolina
South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
Telephone: (803) 737-2260
Fax: (803) 737-2297

http://www.che.sc.gov/Portals/0/CHE_Docs/academicaffairs/license/complaint_procedures_and_form.pdf

South Dakota
South Dakota Board of Regents
Telephone: (605) 773-3455

http://www.sdbor.edu/

Tennessee
Tennessee Higher Education Commission
Telephone: (615) 741-3605
Fax: (615)741-6230

http://www.tn.gov/thec/

Texas
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Telephone: (512) 427-6101
Contact Form

http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/

Utah
Utah Division of Consumer Protection
Telephone: (801) 530-6601
Fax: (801) 530-6001

http://consumerprotection.utah.gov/complaints/index.html

Vermont
Vermont State Board of Education
Telephone: (802) 828-3135
DOE-EdInfo@state.vt.us

http://education.vermont.gov/new/html/pgm_sped/policy/dispute_resolution.html

Virginia
Private & Out-of-State Postsecondary Education, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
Telephone: (804) 371-2285
Fax: (804) 225-2604

http://www.schev.edu/schev/formsIndex.asp#pope

Washington
Washington Higher Education Coordinating Board
Telephone: (360) 753-7869
DAinfo@hecb.wa.gov

http://www.hecb.wa.gov/

Washington DC
Washington DC – Education Licensure Commission
Telephone: (202) 442-4343
Alternative Telephone: (202) 442-4465

http://osse.dc.gov/service/public-complaints

West Virginia
West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
Telephone: (304) 558-4016
canderson@hepc.wvnet.edu

http://www.wvhepc.com/inside-the-commission/offices-and-affiliates/legal/

Wisconsin
Wisconsin Educational Approval Board
Telephone: (608) 266-1996
Fax: (608) 264-8477

http://eab.state.wi.us/resources/complaint.asp

Wyoming
Wyoming Department of Education
Telephone: (307) 777-5712
samantha.mills@wyo.gov

http://edu.wyoming.gov/