State and federal laws prohibit discrimination against individuals with disabilities, including students or applicants with disabilities. Northern Michigan University’s Equal Opportunity office and/or the dean of students coordinates the university’s compliance with these state and federal non-discrimination laws, including the federal Vocational Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the federal Americans with Disabilities Act and the amended state Person with Disabilities Civil Rights Act. The Equal Opportunity Specialist, located in the Equal Opportunity Office, is also the designated grievance officer for complaints or concerns regarding the university, its programs, procedures or employees. If you believe that a violation or potential violation of state or federal non-discrimination laws has occurred, is occurring or will occur, please notify the Equal Opportunity Specialist or the Dean of Students, 1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, Michigan 49855. Telephone: 906-227-2420.