Sanctions Against a Student for a Classroom Violation

  1. The faculty member must report all incidents to the chair of the department.
  2. The faculty member, in consultation with the chair, will determine the course of action to be followed. This may include:
    • assigning a failing grade on the assignment
    • assigning a lower final course grade
    • failing the student in the course
    • other penalties appropriate to the violation
  3. The faculty member, after making a decision, must notify the Director of Student Life and Judicial Affairs and Vice President of Student Services of the violation and the penalty imposed.
  4. The student has the right to appeal the decision of the faculty member by writing to the appropriate Department Head and then to the Academic Vice President.

*Note: An instructor may establish other guidelines regarding academic integrity consistent with the College policy.