Activities that have the effect or intention of interfering with education, pursuit of knowledge, or fair evaluation of a student’s performance are prohibited. Examples of such activities include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Cheating – using or attempting to use unauthorized assistance, or study aids in examination.
- Plagiarism – using the ideas, data, or language of another without specific or proper acknowledgement.
- Fabrication – Submitting contrived or altered information in any academic exercise.
- Multiple submissions – submitting, without prior permission, any work submitted to fulfill another academic requirement at Monroe or any other institution.
- Misrepresentation of academic records – misrepresenting, tampering with, or attempting to tamper with any portion of a student’s transcript or academic record, either before or after coming to Monroe College.
- Facilitation of academic dishonesty – knowing, helping, or attempting to help another student violate any provision of this code.
- Unfair advantage – Attempting to gain unauthorized advantage over fellow students in an academic exercise.