The following information related to student complaints is provided in compliance with United States Department of Education regulations.
The goal is to address student complaints in a fair, respectful and equitable manner. The Barry University Student Handbook contains the policies and procedures for addressing various types of student complaints. If the relevant policy or procedure is not identified within the Student Handbook, a student with a complaint should contact the Dean of Students, Division of mission and Student Engagement. The Student Handbook can be found on the Barry University Student website: https://www.barry.edu/en/student-handbook/.
If the complaint cannot be resolved in this manner, the student has the right to file a complaint with the Florida Department of Education. The procedure for filing a complaint can be found at the following website: http://www.fldoe.org/policy/cie/file-a-complaint.stml
A student also has the right to file a complaint with the University’s regional accrediting body, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The procedure for filing a complaint can be found at the following website: http://www.sacscoc.org/pdf/081705/complaintpolicy.pdf