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Ombuds provide a safe place for all U.W. Madison employees to be heard, explore concerns, and consider resources, options and strategies to address workplace concerns. Ombuds are impartial and non-aligned, working to promote fairness in the workplace.

Call the Ombuds Office at 608-265-9992 for assistance.

Please note: The Ombuds Office is not designated by UW-Madison as an entity authorized to receive reports of University policies or of unlawful practices. Therefore communications made to the Ombuds regarding possible violations do not constitute notice to UW-Madison. This provision ensures the freedom of Ombuds to work independently and confidentially with individuals seeking assistance.