Millersville University, Faculty Senate

Attachment #3
Faculty Senate Minutes
February 17, 2004

Summary of Honor Code Committee
Recommendation to Faculty Senate

  1. Students sign honor pledge upon admission (required).
    Use of pledge optional in classroom.

  2. Academic Honor Council is formed.
    Mission 1: EDUCATION and developing a culture of academic integrity.
    Mission 2: Oversee adjudication of academic dishonesty cases.

  3. Faculty choose whether to follow traditional academic honesty policy or honor code system for suspected cases of academic dishonesty. APSCUF says faculty participation in honor system should be optional.

  4. For Academic Honor System:

  5. Students are not required to report observed cases of dishonesty.

  6. System is introduced over 4 years in educational programs and fun activities.

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