Student Honor Committee

Report to the Academic Senate

Academic Year 2003-04

(Summer 2003 through Spring 2004)

 

Committee Overview

 

1.       In fall 2003, committee size increased to 12 faculty members; 9 students (6 undergraduates; 3 graduate students) with requirements for quorum unchanged (3 faculty, 2 students)

 

  1. Cheryl Contant  served as Chair of Student Honor Committee for AY2003-04.  Gus Giebelhaus also served as an alternate chair for committee hearings.

 

  1. This is the last report from this committee on statistics for the Student Honor System.  These statistics will be presented by the Academic Integrity Committee beginning next academic year.

 

Statistics for Honor System

 

 

AY 2002-03

AY 2003-04

Number

Percent

Number

Percent

 

 

 

 

 

Total Cases Adjudicated

356

 

299

Down 16%

   Resolved Administratively

300

84.3%

282

94.3%

   Heard by SHC

56

15.7%

17

5.7%

 

 

 

 

 

Disposition

 

 

 

 

   Responsible

210

59.0%

208

69.6%

   Not Responsible

146

41.0%

91

30.4%

 

 

 

 

 

 

1                     Student expelled

11                 Students suspended for disciplinary violation

6 Students (3% of total found responsible) were repeat violators

 

Cases Heard by Honor Committee:

 

17 total

13 Responsible (76.5%)

4         Not Responsible (23.5%)

 

2 cases pending at the end of Spring 2004 (unable to schedule hearing due to Co-op)

 

 

Cases by College:

Total Responsible

Architecture 5 3

Computing 19 15

Engineering 126 91

Management 8 4

Ivan Allen 38 28

Sciences 100 64