Note: Do not use this page to report events presenting an immediate threat to life or property. Emergencies should be reported to 911.
If you are aware of fraudulent activity related to the University, we want to know about it. Fill out the form below or call us at 906-487-1976.
Please be advised that if you use this online reporting form, we will keep your identity as confidential as possible; however, we cannot guarantee anonymity. If this is a concern, you can anonymously report fraud online or call the Ethics Hotline at 844-490-0055.
Additionally, an anonymous Michigan Tech Tip Line is available for reporting non-emergencies, such as concerns about somebody's well-being or observations of unusual behavior.
Fraud Category Key
Accounting and Auditing Matter: The unethical systematic recording and analysis of the business and financial transactions associated with generally accepted accounting practices.
Conflict of Interest: A conflict (real, potential, or apparent) between the private interests and the official responsibilities of a person in a position of trust.
Embezzlement: To appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use, e.g., bookkeeping errors, misapplication of funds, or mishandling of cash.
Falsification of Contracts, Reports, or Records: Altering, falsifying, or forging any part of a document, contract, or record for the purpose of gaining an advantage, or misrepresenting the value of a document. Also, failure to complete and post or file data and reports required by law to governmental agencies.
Misconduct or Inappropriate Behavior: Intentional wrongdoing; specifically, deliberate violation of a law or standard.
Theft of University Property: The act of stealing; to appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use.
Violation of Policy: Willful or innocent actions that are in direct violation of company policy, procedures, code of conduct, and/or implied contractual responsibilities.