Depending on the type of offence, and only if it's the student's first offence, a student may receive a warning. If a warning is filed, no penalty is applied. The student is directed to complete the educational opportunity and assessment, and other educational supports may be recommended.
For a first offence not within the warning category, an offence should be filed and an appropriate penalty selected.
If the student has a warning or offence filed against them, an offence will be filed and a penalty will be applied. The professor will apply a penalty that is progressive/ incremental in severity based on the nature of the previous penalty applied for earlier offences.
Students who are found to have committed an academic offence may receive one or more academic penalties and may also be required to complete one or more educational opportunities designed to reduce repeated offences.
Penalties will be assigned on a graduated/incremental scale based on the severity of the offence.
Depending on the offence the student may receive a