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Student Grievance Form

It is the policy of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center to affirm the right of its students to a prompt and fair resolution of a complaint or grievance involving allegations of inappropriate behavior by other TTUHSC students or by TTUHSC personnel toward students. Policies and procedures exist for the following areas of student complaints:

 

Processing Complaints or Appeals

Students should process their complaints or appeals through the appropriate channels. Procedures are delineated in the policies identified above. Students are encouraged to bring their concerns to the designated student affairs officer of their school. The student affairs officer in each school is as follows:

  • School of Health Professions: Associate Academic Dean
  • School of Medicine-Lubbock: Assistant Professors - Student Affairs
  • Paul L. Foster School of Medicine in El Paso: Assistant Professors - Student Affairs
  • School of Nursing: Assistant Academic Dean
  • School of Pharmacy: Assistant Academic Dean
  • Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences: Assistant Dean 

The deans of the schools have final authority in resolving disputes related to academic issues, such as grading and promotion, and in non-academic issues involving the school’s faculty and staff. 

Every effort should be made to resolve complaints against faculty and other school personnel at the school level. If the complaint is about personnel or services at the institutional level, the student is advised to contact the TTUHSC Office of Student Services in accordance with the following institutional-level student complaint procedures.