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Honor Code

We the students, faculty and staff of the Farmer School of Business at Miami University are a scholarly and professional community dedicated to freedom of inquiry, lifelong-learning and knowledge creation grounded in liberal education. Our mission is grounded in our core values of integrity, respect and responsibility and it’s these values that guide our long-term strategy and daily actions:

FSB honor code through 3 banner images displaying integrity, respect and responsibility with the following descriptions below each word - Integrity: We value honesty, quality of character, and the importance of moral conduct. Thus, collectively and individually, we act as a moral and model community. Respect: We value the dignity of other persons, the rights and property of others, and the right of others to hold and express disparate beliefs. We treat others with fairness, tolerance, and forthrightness in our intellectual, professional, and personal dealings. Responsibility: We value freedom of inquiry that is the heart of life-long learning and combine that freedom with the exercise of judgment and the acceptance of personal accountability. We hold ourselves and others to high standards of professional and ethical conduct. We strive for excellence in all we do, are self-disciplined, and are accountable for our words, actions, and attitudes.

Integrity

We value honesty, quality of character, and the importance of moral conduct. Thus, collectively and individually, we act as a moral and model community.

Respect

We value the dignity of other persons, the rights and property of others, and the right of others to hold and express disparate beliefs. We treat others with fairness, tolerance,  and forthrightness in our intellectual, professional, and personal dealings.

Responsibility

We value freedom of inquiry that is the heart of life-long learning and combine that freedom with the exercise of judgment and the acceptance of personal accountability. We hold ourselves and others to high standards of professional and ethical conduct. We strive for excellence in all we do, are self-disciplined, and are accountable for our words, actions, and attitudes.

These core values form the foundation of our Farmer School community and culture and all community members, including students, faculty, staff and alumni share the responsibility of adhering to these values, and protecting and promoting this climate of trust. Community members are assumed to uphold these values, understand the importance of these values, and carry these values forward throughout their professional lives.

This Honor Code applies to Farmer School students in their academic pursuits, including course work both inside and outside the Farmer School, internships, co-op programs, co-curricular activities, community service and domestic and overseas academic travel. Each member of the Farmer School of Business community is responsible for respecting the student honor code.

Farmer School of Business Honor Code Pledge:


“I agree to uphold and model the FSB values of integrity, respect and responsibility.”