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Academic Integrity Tutorial

Tutorial Information and Instructions

What is the Academic Integrity Tutorial (AIT)?

The AIT is an online presentation designed to help you understand issues related to academic integrity and Fordham's Undergraduate Policy on Academic Integrity. It explores what it means to plagiarize, cheat, and misrepresent scholarly work with examples and illustrations.

In addition, the AIT provides strategies that can be used to improve academic efforts and avoid committing academic offenses. It concludes with a series of questions that you must complete. All FCRH freshmen and external transfer students to FCRH must complete and pass the AIT in order to register for the Spring 2020 semester.

AIT Deadline

DEADLINE: Friday, September 13, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.

Completion of the AIT and receipt of an acceptable (passing) score must be earned before registering for the Spring 2020 semester. If you do not complete the AIT or receive an acceptable score by the deadline, a Dean's Registration Hold will be placed on your account.

Basic Instructions

  1. Log on to Blackboard (link/icon on the upper-right side of the My.Fordham portal once you log in). You will be directed to your personal Welcome Page.
  2. Under My Courses (right side), click the link to the Undergraduate Academic Integrity Tutorial.
  3. Click the link "Module #1 of 8: Joining the Academic Community."
  4. Detailed instructions are contained within the Tutorial.

If you encounter any technical difficulties, please email Dr. Robert Parmach, Freshman Dean, right away.

Note that there are eight (8) sections or modules of the AIT, and you must complete all of them. There is also a detailed video tutorial on how to access and complete the Tutorial.

Did I Pass?

Upon completion, the Tutorial will automatically inform you of whether you passed or failed. If you do fail the AIT, be sure to follow the instructions on how to re-take it right away.