A Bias Incident is any activity against a person or property that is motivated by the offender's bias against race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, age or religion. Members of the IWU community who believe they have witnessed or been subjected to a Bias Incident should report that incident. This report form is used for data collection and community education purposes only. Reports may be completed online by using this form or by contacting the offices listed below. You may report the incident anonymously or with your name. All reports will remain confidential to the extent possible.
In the event that an action is believed to be a discriminatory conduct or hate crime, please contact a member of the Bias Response Team to assure that an investigation is initiated. The primary resource for:
Students is the Dean of Students Office;
Faculty is the Office of the Provost; and
Staff is the Human Resources Office.