Duke Policies

Falsification/Fraud

Honesty and integrity are critical components of the Duke Community Standard. A student or group may be subject to disciplinary action for any of the following actions:

  • any intentional misrepresentation of fact (by action or concealment), including furnishing false information, to any university official;
  • any intentional misrepresentation of fact (by action or concealment) to obtain or attempt to induce another to surrender a right, benefit or property; and/or
  • forgery, alteration, or misuse of any official document, record, key, access code or instrument of identification, or possession of such forgery.
Last Updated: 08/14/2013 Policy Owner: Office of Student Conduct