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Academic Integrity​


Capilano University has a culture of integrity, ethical conduct, and intellectual and academic honesty and expects its students to uphold these values. Academic integrity is fundamental to the creation, transmission and acquisition of knowledge.



At CapU, academic integrity is: 

  • The responsibility of the VP Academic. 



We can address our academic integrity values with a 3-pronged approach.   

  1. Prevention 
  2. Detection 
  3. Response 









Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the unceded sovereign Indigenous Nations of Lil’wat, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm(Musqueam), Shíshálh (Sechelt), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh(Squamish) and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh).


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