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Academic Honor Code

Academic Honor Code at Hofstra

Hofstra University’s Honor Code

“As a member of the Hofstra community, I pledge to demonstrate integrity and ethical behavior in all aspects of my life, both inside and out of the classroom. I understand that I am accountable for everything I say and write. I will not misrepresent my academic work, nor will I give or receive unauthorized assistance for academic work. I agree to respect the rights of all members of the Hofstra community. I will be guided by the values expressed in the P.R.I.D.E Values. I accept the responsibility to follow this Honor Code at all times.” 

Adopted Spring 2012

Students wishing to help promote and implement the Honor Code are welcome to apply to be on the Honor Board by emailing Provost@Hofstra.edu at any time during the year.

P.R.I.D.E. Values

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Bulletin and Handbook Statements

  1. Undergraduate Bulletin Statement on Academic Honesty
  2. Graduate Studies Bulletin Statement of Academic Honesty
  3. Medical School Bulletin (see p. 146).
  4. Law School Code of Conduct (see p. 28)

Procedures for Handling Violations of Academic Honesty

  1. Undergraduate Students: FPS 11
  2. Graduate Students: FPS 11G (Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Frank G. Zarb School of Business, Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, School of Education, Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, School of Health Professions and Human Services)
  3. Law School Students: FPS 11A
  4. Medical School Bulletin (see p. 146).

Procedure Flow Charts

  1. Academic Dishonesty Flowchart (Undergraduate)
  2. Academic Dishonesty Flowchart (Graduate)

Contact Us

The Honor Board is composed of Faculty, Staff, and Students and is overseen by the Provost's Office. Please email Provost@hofstra.edu for appeals or questions