Contact Institutional Compliance


Institutional Compliance promotes a culture of ethics and integrity by maintaining academic compliance as it relates to state authorization and accreditation, and implementing processes of continuous improvement. Institutional Compliance provides a collaborative environment to support college-wide initiatives and assist internal departments.

State regulatory information

The Ombudsman contact

Victoria Steel, Director of Institutional Compliance is the Ombudsman contact for Columbia College. The Ombudsman will coordinate investigations with appropriate parties related to college matters such as academic or non-academic, employment, facilities, financial aid, etc. For such matters, please contact Institutional Compliance.

Institutional Compliance works with over 70 regulatory agencies. 

Higher Learning Commission