October 24, 2013

University of Western Ontario Ombuds Reports 14% Increase in Visitors

UWO Ombudsperson, Jennifer Meister, says that she was surprised to see traffic to her office increase in 2011-12 after an 18% jump in 2010-11.  Meister and Assistant Ombudsperson Anita Pouliot were consulted by 496 students a total of 538 in the last academic year, and they also assisted other members of the UWO community.

The UWO Office of the Ombudsman is funded by a $3 student fee. (UWO Ombuds Report.)