Lone Star College upholds the academic core values of learning: honesty, respect, fairness, and accountability. LSC promotes the importance of personal and academic honesty from its students, instructors, and faculty members. LSC's academic integrity policies embrace the belief that all learners-students, faculty, staff, and administrators - produce their own work and give appropriate credit to the work of others. No fabrication of sources, cheating, or unauthorized collaboration is permitted on any work submitted to the College or work submitted to third parties.
LSC treats academic integrity violations or engaging in academic dishonesty by students as grounds for disciplinary action under LSC's Academic Misconduct Policy found in Board Policy Section V.F. LSC treats academic integrity violations or engaging in academic dishonesty by instructors as grounds for disciplinary action under Board Policy Section IV.