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Policy STUA-ADM-009

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Responsible University Administrator: Vice President for Student Affairs
Responsible Officer: Director of Admissions for Operations
Origination Date: N/A
Current Revision Date: 02/21/13
Next Review Date: 02/21/17
End of Policy Date: NA
Policy Number: STUA-ADM-009
Status: Effective

 

NON-DISCLOSURE OR MISREPRESENTATION OF ADMISSION APPLICATION POLICY


 


Policy Statement


 

All applicants for undergraduate admission and readmission must disclose all institutions attended when filling out the admission application. 


Reason for Policy/Purpose


This policy is required for the effective communication of university policy regarding the misrepresentation or failure to disclose information on the admission application. 


Who Needs to Know This Policy


 

All members of The University of Southern Mississippi community. 


Website Address for this Policy


usm.edu/institutional-policies/policy-stua-adm-009

 


Definitions


 



Policy/Procedures


A student found guilty of non-disclosure or misrepresentation in filling out the admission application form, or a student who finds after admission or enrollment that he or she is ineligible for academic or any other reason to return to his or her last institution and who fails to report this immediately to the Office of Admissions will be subject to disciplinary action, including possible dismissal from the university.

 


Review


Director of Admissions for Operations is responsible for the review of this policy every four years (or whenever circumstances require immediate review). 


Forms/Instructions


N/A 

 


Appendices


N/A 

 


Related Information


N/A 

 


History


Amendments: Month, Day, Year – summary of changes

04/03/13: Formatted for template. Minor editing throughout. 

02/07/19: Fixed typographical error in title of policy. 

 

 

 

 

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