U.S. Office for Civil Rights (OCR), Dept. of Education

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces five federal civil rights laws that prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability and age in programs or activities that receive federal financial assistance from the Department of Education (ED).

You may contact an OCR enforcement office to obtain a complaint form or you may file a discrimination complaint by using the on-line complaint form.

The OCR office for Iowa is located at:
Chicago Office
Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
Citigroup Center
500 W. Madison Street, Suite 1475
Chicago, IL, 60661-4544

Telephone: 312-730-1560
TDD: 800-877-8339
FAX: 312-730-1576
Email: OCR.Chicago@ed.gov