Academic Integrity

Academic Integrity

What Students Need to Know

The Office of the Provost has a webpage which explains what students need to know about Academic Integrity at Southern Miss, and includes links to an online training module, FAQs, and a video explaining how to avoid academic misconduct.

Visit the Provost's Academic Integrity page

 

 

Academic Integrity Policy

Academic misconduct involves deception to improve a grade, earn course credit, or complete a degree. It includes cheating, plagiarism, inappropriate acquisition or provision of information, conspiracy to cheat or plagiarize, lying about academic work, stealing academic materials, and unapproved multiple submissions of assignments.

Learn more about the Southern Miss Academic Integrity Policy

 

 

Academic Integrity Training

All Southern Miss students are required to complete a brief online academic integrity training. To access the training, click the button below and log in with your student ID and SOAR password.

Access online training 

 

 

Academic Integrity Workshops

University Libraries is offering students a series of workshops focusing on the University’s academic integrity policy and academic integrity in general. You will learn about how important integrity is to a university community, the Southern Miss definition of academic misconduct—and the consequences for it, plagiarism as a form of academic misconduct, and proper citation practices.

View this semester's workshop schedule