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Reporting Incidents


Reporting an Incident

If you suspect or witness a child or youth has been abused, or neglected, or a crime has been committed against a minor during a university-sponsored child and youth program, you are required to report the incident.

If a child or youth is injured or falls ill, you are required to report the injury.

**Cornell University prohibits any form of retaliation, intimidation, harassment, or adverse employment action against any trustee, officer, employee, agent, or volunteer of the university who, in good faith, reports any activity within the university that is suspected of being illegal, fraudulent, or in violation of any governmental regulation or university policy.