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Student Grievance

Erskine Student Grievance Procedure

In order to maintain a healthy relationship between the Institution and its students, it is the policy of Erskine College to provide for the settlement of problems and differences through orderly grievance procedures. Every student has the right to present his or her complaint, in accordance with the procedures established. Click  Student Grievance Procedure.pdf to view the policy.

The Institution also provides a complaint system for all students receiving Federal or State Aid. To register complaints that can be tracked and responded to, please contact in the order listed below the following individual(s):

Dr. Seth J. Nelson

Dean of the Seminary
(864) 379-6595

Mr. Buck Brown

Director of Institutional Research and Non-Discrimination Coordinator
(864) 379-8805

Complaints regarding the institution that cannot be resolved at the institutional level, particularly state related policies and procedures or accrediting concerns, should be filed by the complainants to the S.C. Commission on Higher Education. In the case of students enrolled only in online classes who live in states other than South Carolina, further pursuit of a complaint not resolved at the institutional level may be pursued at the NC-SARA site.


The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education has a complaints page. Students may also address complaints to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

South Carolina Commission on Higher Education Academic Affairs and Licensing
1122 Lady Street, Suite 300
Columbia, SC 29201
Telephone (803) 737-2260; FAX (803) 737-2297

Web site:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097

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