Academic Integrity Office

Margaret L. Usdansky, Director
Janine Jarvis, Program Coordinator
012 E.S. Bird Library
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY 13244
Phone: 315-443-5412
E-mail: aio@syr.edu

Learn About the Ongoing Academic Integrity Policy Review and Revision Process

Updated March 25, 2016

With the help of an advisory committee of faculty, students and senior administrators from each SU School and College, the AIO began exploring options for further improving the effectiveness, fairness, efficiency, and flexibility of the University’s Academic Integrity Policies and Procedures. To read more about this process, which is ongoing, please click on these documents:

1) Background, Process and Timeline
2) Summary of Revisions Proposed by the Advisory Committee
3) Goals Underlying the Proposed Revisions
4) Violation Sanction Classification
5) Summary of current policies and challenges

We welcome your feedback. Please email comments, concerns and questions to aio@syr.edu.

Annual Report

The 2014-2015 annual report is now available. You can view previous years’ reports on the annual reports page.


SU news and study tip videos

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 News Coverage

Click on the headlines below for recent news coverage of issues relevant to academic integrity. Note: Some articles may only be accessible on campus.

The New York Times: Trump Institute Offered Get-Rich Schemes With Plagiarized Lessons

The Chronicle of Higher Education: In a Fake Online Class With Students Paid to Cheat, Could Professors Catch the Culprits?

The Chronicle of Higher Education: To Stop Exam Cheats, Economists Say, Try Assigning Seats

The Chronicle of Higher Education: Cheating Inadvertently

The Chronicle of Higher Education: Universities Ban Smart Watches During Finals

The Chronicle of Higher Education: Another Use for Yik Yak on Campus? Cheating on Exams

Inside Higher Ed: In China, No Choice But to Cheat?

ABC News: A Cheating Crisis in America’s Schools

LA Times: Colleges Grapple with Cheating in the Digital Age

Chronicle of Higher Education: Think Students in Your Class Might be Cheating? Here’s What to Do

Chronicle of Higher Education: Dartmouth and Stanford Apologize After a Political-Science Experiment Gone Wrong

Background, Process and Timeline