Reporting Compliance Concerns and Fraud

We all have a responsibility for creating and maintaining a compliance conscious environment. This includes asking questions if you are not sure what to do and raising concerns if you see something that you don't think is right. Early recognition and reporting of a problem can prevent something small from evolving into a bigger problem for the college.

Reporting Options

If you suspect fraud, waste, abuse or irregular activities you can report your concerns anonymously to:

Or you may also report these allegations anonymously to the University Auditor in the methods listed below:

Voicemail: (518) 320-1539
Fax: (518) 320-1564
Write to:

State University Of New York
Office of the University Auditor
State University Plaza N120
Albany, NY 12246

All allegations and concerns submitted will be reviewed by a committee of SUNY System Administration officials in accordance with SUNY fraud procedures.

Retaliation against anyone who has made a report in good faith under this process is strictly prohibited.

Retaliation against anyone who reports suspected fraud in good faith under this process is strictly prohibited. If false allegations are made, they may result in disciplinary actions against the reporter.

Other Reporting Options

Office of the State Comptroller – Fraud Hotline 1-888-672-4555


The SUNY Research Foundation Ethics Hotline 1-800-670-7225

The Research Foundation's Ethics Hotline

SUNY Research Foundation Internal Audit Contacts 


Compliance at Empire State College

ESC Policies and Procedures

Fiscal Budgetary Procedures

SUNY Compliance