Student policies

Student policies

All students at Penn State are governed by the same policies and rules, identified below. Penn State also endorses and promotes the Penn State Values: integrity, respect, responsibility, discovery, excellence, community.

Academic Policies

The official Undergraduate Degree Program Bulletins are available in their entirety online. 

The bulletins include links to all undergraduate course descriptions and information on general education requirements.

A complete listing of all University Faculty Senate policies for undergraduate students can be found at: Policies and Rules for Undergraduate Students

Code of Conduct, Academic Integrity, and Judicial Procedures

Code of Conduct (including discipline procedures) - Describes those "behaviors that are inconsistent with the essential values of the University community." Explains the processes in the discipline system.
Academic Integrity - Expectations and procedures when violations are suspected 
Computer and Network Security - Proper use of the University computer systems 
Off-Campus Misconduct Policy - When off-campus behavior warrants University action 

Please stop by Student Services (Student Community Center, 412-675-9163) or Academic Affairs (Frable 102 or 412-675-9052) if you have difficulty accessing this information or if you would like a printed copy of any of the policies.