Before filing a formal grievance against a faculty who has failed to fulfill graduate faculty responsibilities, a graduate student must have fulfilled the responsibilities listed below:
- To abide by academic regulations and conduct code.
- To make a good faith effort at informal conflict resolution, using available campus resources.
- To refrain from frivolous grievances.
- To follow official grievance procedure.
Within 14 days of meeting with the student for an informal conflict resolution, the faculty shall propose a solution, preferably in writing, to resolve the conflict.