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University of Arkansas bans student 'contract cheating'


April 12, 2019

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Students who have other people complete their course work will be suspended for a semester and fail that course, according to a new policy rule at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.

The university's faculty senate voted Wednesday to include "contract cheating" in its list of academic integrity violations, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported.

"Contract cheating" is defined as academic deceit in which students get work done on their behalf and then turn it in for personal academic credit. It also applies to UA students found to be providing work to othe...

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