Academic Integrity | Student Success Center

Academic Integrity

Understanding academic integrity and plagiarism is important for all students.  Review the academic integrity policies at your home and teaching universities. 

  • Plagiarism. The act of stating or "implying that another person’s work is your own” (Penn State, 2017). 
  • Academic Integrity. “Academic integrity is the pursuit of scholarly activity in an open, honest and responsible manner” (Penn State, 2017).

Learn more:

Avoiding Plagiarism   Self-Plagiarism   Academic Integrity

Aspects of Academic Integrity including honesty, accuracy, collegiality, fairness and transparency

See the Great Plains IDEA Grades and Academic Integrity policies in the Student Handbook.

References:

Penn State. (2017). Academic Integrity, Plagiarism, and Copyright. Retrieved from 
http://tutorials.istudy.psu.edu/academicintegrity/