Academic fraud – Plagiarism

Are you worried about plagiarism? With the right skills and information, you can avoid it. You're at university to succeed: don't run the risk of plagiarizing unintentionally!

Anyone found guilty of academic fraud is subject to severe sanctions, including a mark of F or zero for the assignment or course in question; the loss of credits for the year in question or an additional requirement of 3 to 30 credits; suspension or expulsion from the Faculty; or even revocation of your degree.

It is your responsibility as a student to be familiar with and understand the University's policy on academic fraud. The regulations apply whether the plagiarism was intentional or not.

The following links offer some information on plagiarism, as well as the how and why of avoiding it.

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