IW Academic Honesty Policy

The curriculum at Iowa Wesleyan University is built upon the Life Skills—communication, reasoning, and problem-solving, valuing, and social effectiveness. In conjunction with these integral Life Skills, the University has developed a strict policy to deal with those students who commit acts of academic dishonesty—plagiarism and/or cheating. Such acts will not be tolerated in any form by the faculty and staff, and will carry stiff penalties. The policy, outlined in the College Catalog, includes the definition of academic dishonesty, the sequence of offenses and their accompanying penalties, the procedure to be followed by faculty members when an offense occurs, the explanation of the appeal process, and the description of record maintenance.

If you have questions, please email academicviolations@iw.edu.

Academic Honor Code

The curriculum at Iowa Wesleyan University is built upon the Life Skills – communication,reasoning and problem solving, valuing, and social effectiveness. In conjunction with these integral Life Skills, the University has developed a strict policy to deal with those students who commit acts of academic dishonesty—plagiarism and/or cheating. Such acts will not be tolerated in any form by the faculty and staff, and will carry stiff penalties.

The policy, outlined in the College Catalog, includes the definition of academic dishonesty, the sequence of offenses and their accompanying penalties, the procedure to be followed by faculty members when an offense occurs, the explanation of the appeal process, and the description of record maintenance.

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Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
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