Academic Misconduct

Academic Misconduct at Owens Community College is defined as an action, attempted or performed, which misrepresents one’s involvement in an academic task in any way, or permits another student to misrepresent the latter’s involvement in an academic task by assisting in the misrepresentation. Primary responsibility for academic truth and honesty rests with the individual student.

Faculty are responsible for identifying potential instances of Academic misconduct and addressing them according to the Owens Community College Academic Misconduct Procedures.