April 17, 2023

What Academic Integrity Means to You As a Student

Academic integrity is the commitment to act responsibly and ethically when completing coursework, exams or other tasks. It involves a set of values (honesty, responsibility, respect and courage) that support students’ ability to produce fair, accurate, and original work. Many universities promote academic integrity through mission statements, policies, procedures and honour codes. They also make […]

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October 7, 2022

The Importance of Academic Integrity in Higher Education

In the past, cheating has been a problem affecting the lower socioeconomic classes. These days, pressure to gain admission to prestigious colleges has increased students’ tendency to compromise their academic integrity. Cheaters often feel justified in their actions, as they feel unfairly disadvantaged if they study with integrity. Many people start cheating at a young […]

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