This report form is for the use of current students, faculty, staff as well as University of North Carolina Asheville community members. Please provide detailed information regarding the bias incident you are referring. A bias incident is an act of discrimination, harassment, intimidation, violence or criminal offense committed against any person, group or property that appears to be intentional and motivated by prejudice or bias. Such are usually associated with negative feelings and beliefs with respect to others race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age social class, political affiliation, disability, veteran status, club affiliation or organizational membership.
Bias Incident Response Team (BIRT)
The Bias Incident Response Team (BIRT) was created to assist students who report bias incidents on the UNC Asheville campus. The Bias Incident Response Team is composed of staff and faculty from across the UNC Asheville community to ensure accountability, balance, and a commitment to academic freedom and free expression. Learn more about BIRT and how to report a bias incident.