Coastal Carolina Community College desires to resolve student complaints, concerns, and grievances, in an expeditious, fair, and amicable manner, following the Written Student Complaints Policy or the Grievance Procedure, as appropriate. Students residing outside the state of North Carolina while attending Coastal Carolina Community College who desire to resolve a complaint or grievance should follow the College’s Written Student Complaint Policy or Grievance Procedure. However, if an issue cannot be resolved internally, the student may file a complaint with his/her state. The State Higher Education Executive Office site contains a link for the agencies to contact if a student has a complaint. Coastal Carolina Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The Commission’s policy for filing complaints is available on their website.