Agnes Scott College strives to address student concerns in a responsive and prompt manner. Students are encouraged to resolve concerns themselves by first talking directly with the college representative involved. The vice president for student life and dean of students is available as a resource for students who have complaints. The college acknowledges, however, that students have a right to file a formal complaint against the college through any of the procedures listed below.
Agnes Scott College Student Complaint Policy
Agnes Scott College has an official Student Complaint Policy, which may be found in the Student Handbook. According to this policy, a student who is not satisfied with the outcome of the informal complaint process may file a formal written complaint by completing a Student Complaint Form, which is also available in the Office of the Vice President for Student Life and in the Office of Academic Advising.
State of Georgia
Agnes Scott College students may file a complaint with the Georgia Non-Public Post-Secondary Education Commission (GNPEC). Contact the commission at 2082 East Exchange Place, Suite 220, Tucker, Georgia 30084-5305 or call 770.414.3300.
Students enrolled in Agnes Scott online classes may file a complaint with the appropriate agency in the state in which they are residing while enrolled in the class.Alabama
District of Columbia
Agnes Scott College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate degrees. Contact the commission at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Agnes Scott College. Complaints about the college may be filed with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges in accordance with SACSCOC policy.