UNC School of Medicine Honor Court

A student-run system dedicated to upholding the Honor Code of the University of North Carolina

Preamble to the Instrument of Student Governance:

This Instrument of Student Judicial Governance for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (“Instrument”) is adopted in furtherance of the University community’s shared commitment to the pursuit of truth, and the dissemination of knowledge to succeeding generations of citizens devoted to the high ideals of personal honor and respect for the rights of others. These goals can only be achieved in a setting in which intellectual honesty and personal integrity are highly valued; other individuals are trusted, respected, and fairly treated; and the responsibility for articulating and maintaining high standards is widely shared.


The entirety of UNC's Honor Code can be found in The Instrument.