Transparent procedures will be followed where plagiarism is confirmed by the faculty member and verified by colleagues. Penalties are intended to protect the integrity of the work of students and faculty , and the good name of the University. Faculty members reserve the right to award a grade of “F” for confirmed plagiarism, in addition to referring the matter to the Office of Judicial Affairs for disciplinary action.

Plagiarism is a serious offense and will not be tolerated by St. George’s University.