Programs of Study


Academic Honesty Guidelines

Academic honesty is expected of all Gonzaga University students. Academic dishonesty includes, but is not limited to: cheating, fabrication, plagiarism, and facilitating academic dishonesty. Any student found guilty of academic dishonesty is subject to disciplinary action.

Disciplinary action against a student found guilty of academic dishonesty may include, but is not limited to:

  1. 1) A failing grade for the test or assignment in questions.
  2. 2) A failing grade for the course and/or
  3. 3) A recommendation for dismissal from the University.


A student may appeal the disciplinary action taken. The appeal shall be made in writing to the dean of the school/college within 14 days of receipt of written notification of the disciplinary action taken.

Following an appeal, a final report shall be submitted to the Academic Vice President by the dean. A final appeal by the student may be made to the Academic Vice President.

A complete copy of the policy can be obtained from the Registrar’s Office.