Academic Integrity Statement Plagiarism violates the expectations of honesty among scholars without which there can be no intellectual inquiry. According to the University Student Academic Integrity Policy, any student found guilty of such an offense may be failed for the course. The incident will also be reported to the Office of the Registrar and placed in the student’s record.( Plagiarism is the use of another’s words,data, or ideas without quotation marks and/or acknowledgement, as if they were one’s own.