The Honor Council
of Southern Methodist University

For any questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Student Conduct & Community Standards at or call 214-768-4563.

Information for Students

Learn more about the SMU Honor Code.

SMU is committed to educating incoming and current students about Academic Integrity and requires participation in an online tutorial and quiz by new students each term.

Information for Faculty Members

Faculty members who suspect a student has violated the SMU Honor Code should follow one of the following:

  1. Resolve the case informally with the student without filing any paperwork.
  2. Resolve the case formally in writing with the student by using the Faculty Disposition Form (PDF).
  3. Refer the case to the Honor Council for a hearing using the Disciplinary Referral Form (PDF) to the Honor Council.

NOTE: All of the form links above will open printable .pdf documents, which require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view.
This link opens a new page where you can download the Acrobat Reader.