Student Grievance Contact Information

NCU encourages students to resolve complaints internally. The student may also file a complaint with their respective state of residence. The contact information to file a complaint with the states is listed below:

Alabama
Alabama Department of Postsecondary Education
https://psl.asc.edu/External/Complaints.aspx

Alaska
Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education
https://acpe.alaska.gov/ConsumerProtection

Arizona
Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
https://ppse.az.gov/complaint

Arkansas
Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board
https://www.adhe.edu/institutions/academic-affairs/institutional-certification-advisory-committee/grievance-form

California
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
https://www.bppe.ca.gov/enforcement/complaint.shtml

Colorado
Colorado Department of Higher Education
https://highered.colorado.gov/academics/complaints/FileComplaint.aspx
 

Connecticut
Connecticut Office of Higher Education
https://www.ctohe.org/studentcomplaints.shtml
 

Delaware
Delaware Higher Education Office
https://www.doe.k12.de.us/cms/lib/DE01922744/Centricity/Domain/158/PBTS%20Complaint%20Form.pdf

District of Columbia
District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education
http://osse.dc.gov/service/public-complaints

Florida
Commission for Independent Education
http://www.fldoe.org/policy/cie/file-a-complaint.stml

Georgia
Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission
gnpec.georgia.gov/student-complaints

Hawaii
Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
http://cca.hawaii.gov/hpeap/student-complaint-process/

Idaho
Idaho State Board of Education
http://www.boardofed.idaho.gov/priv_col_univ/student_complaint.asp

Illinois
Illinois Board of Higher Education
http://complaints.ibhe.org/

Indiana
Indiana Commission for Higher Education
http://www.in.gov/che/2744.htm

Iowa
Iowa College Student Aid Commission
https://iowacollegeaid.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9Br0hqNMto1FItT

Kansas Kansas Board of Regents
The Board’s address is 1000 S.W. Jackson, Ste. 520, Topeka, KS 66612.
http://www.kansasregents.org/academic_affairs/private_out_of_state/complaint_process

Kentucky

Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
http://cpe.ky.gov/campuses/complaintform

Louisiana

Louisiana Board of Regents
https://regents.la.gov/students-parents/student-complaint-process/

Maine

Maine Department of Education
https://www.maine.gov/doe/sites/maine.gov.doe/files/inline-files/sara-complaint-form.pdf

Maryland

Maryland Higher Education Commission
https://mhec.maryland.gov/institutions_training/Documents/acadaff/MHECStudentComplaintForms.pdf

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
https://www.mass.edu/forstufam/complaints/complaintform.asp
 

Michigan
Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
https://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-89334_61343_35395---,00.html

Minnesota

Minnesota Office of Higher Education
https://www.ohe.state.mn.us/mPg.cfm?pageID=1078


Mississippi
Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation
https://www.nc-sara.org/agency/mississippi-commission-college-accreditation

Missouri

Missouri Department of Higher Education
http://ago.mo.gov/civil-division/consumer/consumer-complaints

Montana

Montana University System
https://dojmt.gov/consumer/consumer-complaints/

Nebraska

Nebraska http://cpe.nv.gov/uploadedFiles/cpenvgov/content/Students/Complaint%20Form%20Initial%20Fillable.pdf Attorney General
Consumer Protection Division
https://protectthegoodlife.nebraska.gov/file-consumer-complaint

Nevada

Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education
https://cpe.nv.gov/uploadedFiles/cpenvgov/content/Students/Complaint%20Form%20Initial%202021.pdf

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Division of Higher Education
https://my.doe.nh.gov/ESSWEB/HigherEducation/Complaint.aspx

New Jersey

New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
https://www.state.nj.us/highereducation/documents/pdf/OSHEComplaintForm.pdf

New York

New York State Education Department
http://www.nysed.gov/college-university-evaluation/filing-complaint-about-college-or-university

New Mexico
New Mexico Higher Education Department
The Department’s address is:
2048 Galisteo Street, Santa Fe, NM 87505-2100, Telephone: (505) 476-8400,
Web site: https://hed.state.nm.us/uploads/documents/NMHED_Student_Complaint_Form_12-2020.pdf

North Carolina

The University of North Carolina System
https://www.northcarolina.edu/post-secondary-education-complaints/

North Dakota

North Dakota State Board of Higher Education
https://ndus.edu/state-authorization-sara/

Ohio

Ohio Board of Regents
https://www.ohiohighered.org/students/complaints

Oklahoma

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
https://www.okhighered.org/resources/Student-Complaint-Form/

Oregon

Oregon Office of Degree Authorization
https://www.oregon.gov/highered/about/Pages/complaints.aspx

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Department of Education
https://www.education.pa.gov/Postsecondary-Adult/CollegeCareer/Pages/State-Authorization-Reciprocity-Agreement-(SARA).aspx

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education
https://www.riopc.edu/page/student_complaint/

South Carolina

South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
https://www.che.sc.gov/CHE_Docs/academicaffairs/license/Complaint_Procedures_and_Form.pdf

South Dakota

South Dakota Board of Regents
https://www.sdbor.edu/administrative-offices/academics/SD-SARA/Pages/default.aspx

Tennessee

Tennessee Higher Education Commission
https://www.tn.gov/thec/bureaus/student-aid-and-compliance/postsecondary-state-authorization/request-for-complaint-review.html

Texas

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
https://www.highered.texas.gov/links/student-complaints/

Utah

Utah Division of Consumer Protection
https://dcp.utah.gov/businesses/stateauth.html

Vermont

Vermont Agency of Education
http://education.vermont.gov/documents/postsecondary-program-complaint-resolution

Virginia

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
https://www.schev.edu/index/students-and-parents/resources/student-complaints

Washington
Washington Student Achievement Council
https://www.studentcomplaints.wa.gov/hc/en-us

West Virginia
West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
https://www.wvhepc.edu/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Complaint-Form.pdf

Wisconsin
Wisconsin Educational Approval Board
https://dsps.wi.gov/Pages/Programs/EducationalApproval/Student.aspx

Wyoming
Wyoming Department of Education
Private School Licensing
https://edu.wyoming.gov/for-district-leadership/school-programs/private-school-licensing/