Category Archives: Housing Mediation

Agreement To Mediate

Agreement to Mediate

Guidelines for Mediation Sessions

Student Tenant Education and Mediation (STEM) Mediation Program GUIDELINES FOR MEDIATION SESSIONS The following guidelines apply to all mediation sessions: 1.    The mediation program is a service offered by STEM.  Participants in the Mediation Program should endeavor to make the … Continue reading

How to Get Started with STEM Mediation

Contact the STEM office by calling (608) 228-0090 Monday-Friday; or emailing; or stopping by our STEM office at 625 Langdon St, Madison WI  53703 If mediation is the answer for you, we can contact the other person to see … Continue reading

What to Expect During a STEM Mediation Session

The mediation sessions are informal with a basic three part structure: Introduction/opening statements: mediators give each participant the opportunity to tell their story uninterrupted Information gathering/problem identification: mediators ask questions and help participants figure out what issues need to be … Continue reading

Benefits of Mediation

Below are some of the benefits of mediating a dispute instead of going to court: Mediation is self-determined: participants in the conflict get to find a mutually agreeable solution.  Everyone gets to express their feelings and concerns about the issues … Continue reading