Students at laptopsTo create and promote a culture of academic integrity, the behaviour of all members of the University of Waterloo is based on honesty, trust, fairness, respect and responsibility.

All members of the University of Waterloo community are expected to hold to the highest standard of academic integrity in their studies, teaching, and research. The Office of Academic Integrity’s website contains detailed information on the University of Waterloo policy for students and faculty. This site explains why AI is important and how students can avoid academic misconduct. It also identifies resources available on campus for students and faculty to help achieve academic integrity in--and out--of the classroom.

The academic policies, regulations and procedures outlined by the Office of Academic Integrity apply to all students in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo. For more information about your Academic Responsibilities as a Faculty of Arts students, please familiarize yourself with the content of this page. Failure to conform to policies, regulations and procedures may jeopardize or negate a student's opportunity to pursue and/or complete their course of study.