If you are suspected of plagiarism, it's important for you to know that you have the right to fair and impartial treatment and that you are guaranteed due process. You will be notified in writing of any suspected plagiarism. You may dispute that charge by meeting with the Director of Composition. If the matter is not resolved, your case will be handled according to the guidelines set forth in the General Catalogue and the University handout on "Student Rights and Responsibilities." Your case will be kept confidential in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974.