First Offenses.Signed settlement forms for first offenses are filed in the academic affairs office for five years. The name of the student is kept confidential. The settlement form does not become part of the student’s permanent record, except if the student is found responsible for a second violation of the academic integrity policy.
Second Offenses. In cases where a student is found to be responsible for a second violation of the academic integrity policy, a note about the violations will be placed in the student’s permanent record (kept in the Office of Student Life) and will be reported if the student releases the record to employers or other schools.