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Types of Academic Incidents

Review the definitions, examples and case studies on the following pages.

An "Academic Incident" is a general term that encompasses all possible academic integrity violations, including warnings and offences.

If a student receives a "Warning," an academic penalty will not be applied in the system.

If a student receives an "Offence," the faculty will apply an academic penalty, and it will be recorded in the system.

All academic incidents, warnings or offences, do not appear on student transcripts.

Faculty Best Practices
Tip #1: If you select a "warning", you cannot apply an academic penalty.
Tip #2: Allow time between filing incidents to allow students to learn from and correct their actions.