Reporting Fraud

Reporting Fraud, Waste, and Abuse

State law requires all public institutions of higher education to provide a means by which students, employees, or others may report suspected or known improper or dishonest acts. In addition, Nashville State Community College is committed to the responsible stewardship of our resources.

Whether you are part of departmental management, a faculty or staff member, a student, or an interested citizen, we encourage you to report known or suspected dishonest acts by employees, outside contractors, vendors, or others. (Download More Information About Fraud PDF)

TBR Program Integrity Student Complaint Form

Students or prospective students who wish to file a complaint related to accreditation or regarding violations of state law not resolved at the institution may submit a Student Complaint Form to the Tennessee Board of Regents at 1 Bridgestone Park, Nashville, Tennessee 37214, or by going on line and filing out the form electronically at Under Tennessee’s open records law, all or parts of complaints will generally be available for review upon request from a member of the public.

Complaints regarding accreditation can also be made by contacting the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, or at for questions about the accreditation of Nashville State Community College.

Complaints of fraud, waste or abuse may be made by email at or by calling the Tennessee Comptroller’s Hotline for Fraud, Waste and Abuse at 800-232-5454.