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Academic Cheating and Plagiarism

The Office of Student Conduct may assist with the facilitation of academic hearing panels, but is not the source for the process or adjudication of academic misconduct.  Please reference the following resources when seeking further information regarding academic misconduct:


Academic Information:

Academic Hearing Panel Process - what to expect and how a hearing will run: PDF

Academic Hearing Panel Flowchart: PDF

Policy Register (3-01.8):

Cheating/Plagiarism Sanction form: Faculty / Instructors may also look by logging into Flashline and clicking on the Faculty and Advisor Tools tab. The Cheating/Plagiarism Sanction form is located in the Policy Quick Links channel.


For information pertaining to Plagiarism School, Faculty / Instructors and Students may view this  Kent State Libraries website: