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