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Academic Integrity for Students

What is Cheating?

Cheating is the use or attempted use of unauthorized materials, information, or study aids in any academic exercise. Examples of cheating include, but are not limited to: 

  • any use of books, texts, notes, calculators, applications, electronics, websites, programming code, computers, communication, and conversation with others that is restricted or forbidden during academic exercises
  • Copying on tests or final examinations
  • Acquiring a portion of assigned academic work from another person or source, or acquiring a copy of or information about a test or exam