Penalties for Plagiarism

F grade.png Plagiarism at Valencia can be considered either an academic offense or a violation of the Student Code of Conduct.

Penalties for an academic offense include:

  • "loss of credit for an assignment, examination or project"
  • "withdrawal from a course"
  • "a reduction in the course grade"
  • "a grade of 'F' in the course"

Penalties for a violation of the Student Code of Conduct include:

  • "warning"
  • "probation"
  • "suspension" from the College
  • "expulsion from the College"

 

VALENCIA COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES

POLICY AND PROCEDURE Number: 6Hx28:10-16

Academic Dishonesty

http://valenciacollege.edu/generalcounsel/policy/ValenciaCollegePolicy.cfm?policyID=193

 

The bottom line: Plagiarism can have very serious consequences at Valencia. 

 

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