Microcomputer Proficiency Test
Testing and Student Conduct
Cal Poly reserves the right to cancel any test scores if the test taker engages in misconduct or if there is a testing irregularity.
Article 1.1, Title 5, California Code of Regulations, states that students may be expelled, suspended, place on probation or given a lesser sanction for one or more of the following campus-related causes:
- Cheating or plagiarism.
- Exam cheating includes unauthorized "crib sheets", using any prohibited material, copying from another, looking at another student's exam, opening books when not authorized, and obtaining advances copies of exams.
- Plagiarism is intentionally or knowingly presenting words, ideas, or work of others as one's own work.
- Forgery, alteration or misuse of campus documents, records, or identification or knowingly furnishing false information to a campus.
- This includes falsifying signatures or forging another student's signature.