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Office of Student Conduct

Promoting Integrity, Character, & Ethics.

The University of Maryland is dedicated to supporting student success by maintaining an environment that is united, respectful, secure & safe, inclusive, accountable, and empowered & open to growth. Through this, we aim to uphold the standards and integrity of Maryland by facilitating the learning and character development of future leaders and citizens.

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Give to the University Student Judiciary Scholarship Fund this Giving Day, March 6th!

Donations made to the Office of Student Conduct directly fund our USJ Fund, a need-based scholarship to support exemplary University Student Judiciary members who go above and beyond helping the campus community by educating students about and holding students accountable to the policies of the University of Maryland.


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Academic Misconduct

The Code of Academic Integrity lists the expectations of you as a student and your academic work by understanding the 5 academic integrity violations, Sanctions, and Incident Referrals.

What is Academic Misconduct?
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Non-Academic Misconduct

The Code of Student Conduct outlines care-based community standards and student expectations. The Student Conduct 101 reference guide also highlights a few violations.

What is Non-Academic Misconduct?
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University Student Judiciary

The University Student Judiciary (USJ) is a student governance organization whose members educate students on University Codes while holding them accountable. Members typically serve on branches that helps navigate students through the conduct process. 

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Alcohol & Other Drugs

Understand what is prohibited under the Code of Student Conduct and Residence Hall Rules, along with possible sanctioning.

What are Alcohol and Drug Violations?
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Hazing

Hazing is a fundamental violation of human dignity. Understand what constitutes as hazing and the University's procedures on hazing.

Hazing Policy and Procedures
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On-Campus Housing

The choices and actions of each individual have an impact on others, and each member of our community has both rights and responsibilities they assume to maintain and uphold our community’s standards.

Department of Resident Life - Community Living Handbook
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Sexual Misconduct

The University of Maryland is committed to maintaining a working and learning environment free from sexual harassment and sexual misconduct, including sexual assault, dating and domestic violence/abuse, sexual exploitation, and sexual intimidation.

Office of Civil Rights and Sexual Misconduct
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Request a Presentation

The Office of Student Conduct provides presentations on the Code of Student Conduct, Code of Academic Integrity, Values-Based Decision Making, and Hazing Prevention.

Available for student organizations, staff meetings, student orientations and more.

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Resources

View additional Office of Student Conduct resources, campus partners, and most commonly recommended campus resources.

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