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Experiential Education Manual
II. University Policies

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B.   Cheating & Plagiarism

Information is found in the SWOSU Student Handbook in Section III. Student Code of Conduct.

1. Cheating

All forms of dishonesty such as cheating, plagiarism, unauthorized possession of examinations, using unauthorized materials, information or aids, knowingly furnishing false information to the institution, forgery, alteration or misuse or being party to the forgery, alteration or misuse of institution records or documents, including university identification cards, constitute violations of university regulations for which students are subject to disciplinary action. The penalties imposed by an individual instructor or the University may range from an unsatisfactory grade on a particular assignment or examination to expulsion from the University.

2. Plagiarism

Plagiarism or the act or instance of using or closely imitating the language and thoughts of another author without authorization and the representation of that author’s work as one’s own, as by not crediting the original author.

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