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Student Standard of Conduct

Students enrolling in the University assume an obligation to behave in a manner compatible with the University's function as an educational institution.  The University of Missouri Student Standard of Conduct includes the following areas:

  • Academic dishonesty (cheating, plagiarism or sabotage);
  • Forgery;
  • Obstruction or disruption;
  • Physical abuse;
  • Nonconsensual sexual behavior;
  • Stalking;
  • Harassment;
  • Invasion of privacy;
  • Participating in attempted or actual theft;
  • Unauthorized possession;
  • Violation of University policies;
  • Manufacture, use, possession, sale or distribution of alcoholic beverages;
  • Disruptive or disorderly conduct;
  • Failure to comply;
  • Illegal or unauthorized possession or use of firearms; and
  • Misuse in accordance with University policy of computing resources.


In addition, students enrolled in the certain Schools at UMKC must abide by the following policies:


For more information, contact:

Jeff Traiger
Assistant Dean of Students
Phone: 816-235-5660