The Academic Integrity Statement

The following statement will be read at the academic orientation by all incoming first-year and external transfer students to increase their awareness of the importance Fordham attaches to integrity within the academic community.

As a student of Fordham University, I recognize that I am part of a community dedicated to the disciplined and rigorous pursuit of knowledge and communication of truth. I therefore commit myself to the University Code of Conduct and upholding the highest standards of academic integrity. Any work that I claim to be my own will be my own; I will give appropriate credit where credit is due; I will be fair and honest in all of my interactions with members of the Fordham community.

By being enrolled at Fordham University, students are bound to comply with the University Code of Conduct, which includes, but is not limited to, the following Standards of Academic Integrity.