University of Wisconsin–Madison
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Director's Welcome

The University of Wisconsin-Madison established the Office of Compliance in 2016 to support compliance efforts...

What is Compliance?

Compliance is the action of understanding and adhering to prescribed laws, regulations, standards and policies. At UW-Madison, as is true throughout all of higher education, compliance impacts virtually every aspect of our instructional, research, and service endeavors.


Contact or Visit Us

Phone: (608) 265-6018; Relay calls accepted
Fax: (608) 263-4725
Hours: Monday-Friday; 7:45am-4:30pm
361 Bascom Hall
500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Program Areas

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Creating an accessible and inclusive experience for all members of the campus community

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Equal Opportunity Complaint Investigation

Conducting impartial and thorough investigations of complaints of discrimination

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Protecting the privacy and security of health information

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Title IX

Prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sex in university programs and activities

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Public Records

Meeting our statuary obligation to provide all persons the greatest possible access to the public records of the university

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Institutional Compliance

Promoting a campus-wide culture of compliance and ethical conduct