Academic Integrity and Honor Codes


Intellectual Responsibility and Plagiarism


Ethics of Scholarship

Procedures for dealing with violations

Mount Holyoke:

Honor Code


Academic Honor Code

Honest Work: (Code of Faculty Legislation and Administrative Practice, p. 8)

  1. Honesty in course work: Members of the faculty shall take occasion to make clear to their classes at the beginning of the year or the semester their own requirements and expectations in regard to honest work; how far, for instance, students may collaborate in reports, notes, and laboratory procedure, and to what extent they may use outside help including, in the case of foreign language and literature classes, English translation.
  2. Dishonesty to be reported. All cases of dishonesty known to instructors shall be reported to the student Chair of the Academic Honor Board.


Academic Honesty Office