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Winston-Salem State University provides several means which a student may address complaints and grievances. Students are advised to put their concerns in writing and carefully document the events that led to the complaint or grievance. Refer to Student Grievance and Appeals Procedures for more information. Concerns should be expressed as soon as possible after the event occurs; some of the procedures below have specific deadlines for filing grievances or complaints.

For questions about the student complaint or grievance process for online and distance education courses or programs at Winston-Salem State University, please contact

Associate Provost
Dr. Tony Artimisi

601 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
202 Blair Hall
Winston-Salem, NC 27110

If a complaint cannot be resolved after exhausting Winston-Salem State University's procedure described above, the student may file a complaint with the following agencies:

SARA North Carolina
North Caroline State Education Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 41349
Raleigh, NC 27629

T: (855) SARA-1-NC (727-2162)
T: (919) 549-8614, ext. 4667

SARA NC Complaint Form

SARA NC Complaint:
SARA NC Complaint information:

Professional Licensure Disclosure Statement

All applicable WSSU academic programs prepare students to sit for licensure in North Carolina. Please contact the respective academic department regarding licensure.

In accordance with 34 CFR § 668.43(a)(5)(v), Winston-Salem State University provides the following additional information for programs which may lead to professional licensure or certification.