IUP is committed to the fundamental values of academic integrity. Academic integrity means honesty and responsibility in scholarly endeavors and behaviors; it means that all academic work should be the result of an individual's own effort. Plagiarism, or the practice of taking someone else's work or ideas and passing them off as one's own, is a violation of IUP's academic integrity policy. To avoid violating the academic integrity policy and facing the Academic Integrity Board, reference the information in the following guides:
Also, please familiarize yourself with IUP's Academic Integrity Policy and Procedures.