Here to Assist You
The Graduate School Ombuds strives for impartiality, fairness, and objectivity in the treatment of graduate students and consideration of their concerns. The Ombuds advocates for fair and equitably administered processes but does not advise students or advocate on behalf of the student.
Ombuds as Mandatory Report
Please note: The Graduate School Ombuds has been designated as a mandatory reporter for Title IX & Civil Rights violations, including discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct, and other incidents of prohibited conduct per University policy.
Contacting the Graduate School Ombuds
Please contact the Graduate School Ombuds to schedule a visit and/or discuss your concerns. Call direct at (803)777-8237 or email at DM@mailbox.sc.edu.