The Office of the Ombudsman is a safe place to bring your concerns, evaluate your situation, organize your thoughts and identify your options. The Office operates with strict confidentiality and keeps no records identifying visitors. The Office of the Ombudsman does not get involved in or report to any formal processes or conduct formal investigations. The Office of the Ombudsman is independent and impartial. Contact the Ombudsman if you need help mediating disputes and resolving disagreements. All of the Ombudsman's services and guidance are available to faculty, staff, students and anyone else who has a concern that is related to Binghamton University.