Researchers and scholars at KPU have to adhere to the institution's Integrity in Research and Scholarship Policy. Any breaches of integrity are outlined in and will be dealt with according to the Integrity in Research and Scholarship Procedure document.
The same high standards of academic integrity that are central to all research and scholarship are expected from students in their coursework. The policy for KPU students is Policy ST2, entitled Student Academic Integrity Policy. Breaches of Academic Integrity are outlined and will be dealt with according to the Procedures for Dealing with Academic Integrity Violations document. Consequences for students may include:
Breaches of academic integrity are defined as "engaging in, attempting to engage in, or assisting others to engage or attempt to engage in conduct that violates the standard of academic integrity required from Students by the University". Violations include:
See KPU's Procedures for Dealing with Academic Integrity Violations for more details.