How Do I Report an Issue?

If you are in immediate and imminent danger,  dial 911.

Report a Concern

Sexual assault is the actual or attempted sexual contact with another person without that person’s consent. Sexual assault can include any of the following done without a person’s consent: intentional touching of intimate parts; intentional sexual contact; coercing, forcing or attempting to coerce or force a person to touch another person’s intimate parts; penetration, no matter how slight, of the vagina or anus of a person by any object or body part of another person; penetration, no matter how slight, of the mouth of a person by a sex organ of another person.

Sexual misconduct is a broad term used to encompass a range of behaviors including sexual or gender-based harassment, intimate partner violence, sexual exploitation, stalking, non-consensual sexual contact and non-consensual sexual penetration.

If you are in imminent and immediate danger, dial 911.

Report sexual assault or sexual misconduct

Title IX office : 435-586-5419

SUU Police : 435-586-1911

Physical violence is any behavior, action or statement made by an individual or group directed toward another individual, or group, that is threatening or intimidating and causes any reasonable individual who is the recipient of the behavior, action or statement to fear for his or her safety and/or property. Such violence may be in the form of, but not limited to: causing or attempting to cause bodily injury or intimidation to another person; intentionally destroying or damaging any property, public or private; approaching or threatening another with a weapon firearms, knives, explosives or other items capable of inflicting serious bodily harm; making any oral, written or physical gesture as a threat to harm any person or property; intimidation such as stalking or engaging in actions that frighten, coerce or induce duress regarding anyone’s safety or personal property.

Report Physical Violence to Campus Police

SUU Police : 435-586-1911

Bias or hate incidents consist of speech, conduct, or some other form of expression or action that is motivated wholly or in part by prejudice or bias. It may or may not rise to the level of criminal activity or illegal or prohibited discrimination, but its effect is to discriminate, demean, embarrass, assign stereotype, harass, or exclude individuals because of their membership in a classification, such as race, color, ethnicity, national origin, language, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, size, disability, age, veteran status, or religion. If you have witnessed or experienced a bias incident within the Southern Utah University community, you may use this form to report it either anonymously or with your name. Bias or hate incidents that are not criminal may be reported to the Office of Human Resources or Dean of Students. Hate crimes may be reported to the University Department of Public Safety. You may also report anonymously to Ethics Point.

Report a Hate Crime or Bias Incident


SUU Department of Public Safety : 435-586-1911


Office of Human Resources : 435-865-8572


Dean of Students Office : 435-586-7710

To make a police report about vandalism or stolen property, you must report the situation to a police officer. You may call Public Safety Dispatch at 435-586-1911 to meet with an officer. Your request to talk with an officer will create a call log, which will show the date, time and nature of your concern. Once you have talked with the officer, the officer will decide if a formal report is to be submitted. When a formal report is to be submitted, the officer will receive and can give you the case number for future reference. If there is not a formal report, you may still obtain the call log number.

Report a Property Crime or Theft to SUU Campus Police

SUU Police : 435-586-1911

Faculty, staff, students and visitors may submit a request for operations and maintenance, lighting, grounds and custodial services regarding repairs, unsafe or hazardous conditions around campus. Examples of reportable issues include a plumbing problem, broken sidewalk, light out or building temperature that is too cold or too hot.

If you see a life-threatening or emergency situation, please call 9-1-1.

Report a Maintenance, Lighting or Grounds Issue

Accessibility at SUU : 435-865-8735

Safety & Risk Management

On-Campus Housing Information

Note: If you live in on-campus housing and need to report a maintenance issue, please contact:

Student Housing Administrative Offices
Phone: 435-586-7966
Website: Housing Administrative Offices

Discrimination is partiality or bias in the treatment of a person or group that is unfair or illegal. One can be subject to unfair treatment that is not illegal under university policy or state or federal law. An example would be being treated unfairly because someone doesn’t like you or because of your political affiliations. Discrimination in violation of university policy is treating someone differently based on a protected class. A protected class is a group of people protected against discrimination by university policy or by state and federal law. At Southern Utah University, the protected classes are: color, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, veteran’s status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information. Complaints also may be filed for harassment, including sexual harassment, and retaliation.

Report Discrimination

Human Resources : 435-865-8572

Utah is a member of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA), and Southern Utah University (SUU) is an approved SARA institution, which means we adhere to established standards for offering post-secondary online/distance education programs in all member states.

Students who have complaints against the University relating to fraud, false advertising, or other deceptive practices should first file their complaints directly to SUU by submitting a report through EthicsPoint under the “Academic Affairs” option. If SUU does not resolve the complaint, students may file a complaint with the Utah Board of Higher Education at Note: The Board of Higher Education will only consider complaints that were previously unresolved by SUU and may refer a complaint to another agency for investigation.

Students who have complaints against the University relating to fraud, false advertising, or other deceptive practices can also file a complaint with the Utah Division of Consumer Protection:

160 East 300 East

2nd Floor

Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Local Phone: (801) 530-6601

Toll-Free: 1-800-721-SAFE

In addition, students involved with distance and correspondence education can file a complaint with their state’s enforcement authority. Students in California: Complaints can be directed to the Department of Consumer Affairs through their online form.

Students who have complaints relating to the University’s quality of education or other issues appropriate for its accrediting body to consider can file a complaint with the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities at Copies of documents describing the University’s accreditation and state approval are available for review upon request.

Students who have complaints relating to issues that are covered by the Student Conduct Code should follow the University’s process for filing a complaint.

Southern Utah University (SUU) establishes high expectations and community standards for its students through its policies and procedures. Students voluntarily assume the responsibility to meet these standards and expectations when they enroll at the University. The University educates students about these standards and expectations, and when those standards and expectations are not met, seeks to hold students accountable for their choices. Participation in the Southern Utah University’s community obligates each member to follow a code of civilized behavior. Read more about Student Conduct.

Report a Student Code Violation

Dean of Students

The SUU Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT) was designed to support the University’s effort to prevent harm by identifying and mitigating future risks presented to our campus. Our efforts will work to identify and address student, faculty, and staff behaviors that are disruptive to the University's mission and goals.

SUU Behavioral Intervention Team

This form is intended for use by employees that have been designated as Campus Security Authorities (CSA) under the Clery Act. This form is used to report crimes that may have been disclosed to CSAs in the course and scope of their employment.  CSAs should complete the report form no later than 48 hours after having learned of the crime.

Report a Crime

Any report can be made anonymously by using EthicsPoint