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Academic Integrity at NU

National University is a proud member of the International Center for Academic Integrity

According to the International Center for Academic Integrity (2021), six fundamental values define academic integrity:

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►Be truthful.

Give credit to the owner of the work.

►Provide factual evidence.

►Be objective.



Encourage understanding by preparing work that is honest, thoughtful, and genuine.



Acknowledging borrowed work appropriately.

►Respecting and upholding academic integrity policies.


Members of academic communities demonstrate respect by acknowledging the contributions of others through proper identification.


Hold yourself responsible for your actions.


You can demonstrate courage related to Academic Integrity by holding yourself and others accountable for maintaining a culture that fosters integrity.

International Center for Academic Integrity. (2021). The fundamental values of academic integrity (3rd Ed). CC BY-NC-SA 4.0.