Graduate Academic Integrity Tutorial


Message from the Dean

W. Jeffrey Welsh, Ph.D.

The graduate programs at the University of Scranton endeavor to foster a spirit of complete honesty and a high standard of integrity. Any attempt by any student to present as their work that which he or she has not honestly performed is regarded by the faculty and administration as a serious offense and renders the offender liable to severe consequences including suspension from the University. The graduate college expects all students to act in a manner that does not infringe upon the rights and responsibilities of others. It is crucial that one has the right to learn and prosper in a community free from fraudulence and dishonesty; and it is the responsibility of each graduate student to help maintain such a community.

The faculty who teach courses and offer programs through the graduate college expect all students to refrain from the following: