Policies & Guidelines

CategoryPolicy or Guideline Name
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & Conduct Academic Integrity Resources (e.g., Plagiarism)
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductAcademic Integrity, U of T
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductCode of Student Conduct, U of T
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductCode of Behaviour on Academic Matters, U of T
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductEthical Conduct in Research, U of T Policy on
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductGuidance on the Appropriate Use of Generative Artificial Intelligence in Graduate Theses
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductHuman Subjects, Research Involving, U of T Policy on 
Human Participants, Research Involving (Overview)
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductHuman Rights Statement, U of T
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductResearch Misconduct, Framework to Address Allegations
(U of T)
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductSexual Violence and Sexual Harassment, U of T Policy on
Academic Integrity, Ethics, & ConductTurnitin: A Resource Guide (CTSI)
AppealsAcademic Appeals, SGS Calendar Regulations
AppealsAcademic Appeals within Divisions, U of T Policy on
AppealsGraduate Academic Appeals (Includes GDAAC and GAAB)
AppealsGraduate Academic Appeals Board (GAAB) Terms of Reference
(SGS By-law 3)
AppealsGraduate Department Academic Appeals Committee (GDAAC):
AwardsStudent Awards Established in the University of Toronto, Policy on
Chairs, GraduateGraduate Chair in Arts and Science, Guidelines on the 
Collaborative SpecializationsGraduate Collaborative Specialization Guidelines 
Constitution & By-lawsConstitution of the School of Graduate Studies
Constitution & By-laws SGS By-law 1 (Rules of Graduate Education Council) 
Constitution & By-laws SGS By-law 2 (Admissions and Programs Committee)
Constitution & By-laws SGS By-law 3 (Graduate Academic Appeals Board)
CoursesAuditing of Courses, U of T Policy on
CoursesCoursework Extensions
CoursesDe-activating/Archiving and Re-activating Courses: Guidelines
CoursesGlossary of Course Codes (Primary and Joint Course Codes)
CoursesGraduate Courses and Other Academic Activities, Guidelines for Graduate Administrators
CoursesGraduate Seminar Series Courses: Guidelines
CoursesJoint Courses Between Universities, Guidelines for
CoursesOnline Learning in Graduate Academic Programs, Guidelines for
CoursesCourse Design for Online
CoursesProgram Extensions
CoursesStudent Evaluation of Teaching in Courses, Provostial Guidelines on
CoursesStudent Evaluation of Teaching in Courses, Policy on
Doctoral Program GuidelinesCandidacy Extensions
Doctoral Program GuidelinesFive-Year PhD Direct-Entry Programs
Doctoral Program Guidelines Flexible-Time PhD Option
Doctoral Program Guidelines Monitoring Doctoral Progress
ExaminationsDepartmental Examinations: Code of Good Practice
ExaminationsGuidelines for the Doctoral Final Oral Examination
ExaminationsRe-reading and Retention of Examinations
Financial SupportStudent Financial Support, U of T Policy on
Financial SupportFunding Principles for Grad Units
Governance & Quality
Quality Assurance Framework (QAF), Council of Ontario Universities
Governance & Quality
Minor Modifications to Graduate Curriculum
Governance & Quality
University of Toronto Quality Assurance Process (UTQAP)
Governance & Quality
Graduate Program Definitions
Grading & TranscriptsAcademic Transcript Notations, Guidelines on
Grading & Transcripts INC, SDF, and WDR, Guidelines for Use of
Grading & Transcripts Academic Continuity, U of T Policy on
Grading & Transcripts University Assessment and Grading Practices Policy 
Grading & Transcripts University of Toronto Transcript Policy 
Intellectual PropertyCopyright Policy, U of T
Intellectual PropertyCopyright Basics and FAQs (U of T Libraries)
Intellectual PropertyCopyright Roadmap
Intellectual PropertyCopyright Fair Dealing Guidelines (U of T Libraries)
Intellectual PropertyIntellectual Property Awareness Form 
Intellectual PropertyIntellectual Property Guidelines for Graduate Students and
Supervisors at U of T
Intellectual PropertyInventions Policy, U of T
Joint Educational PlacementJoint Educational Placement Agreement for Doctoral Students
LeaveLeave of Absence Policy
LeavePersonal Time Off Policy
Library CarrelsLibrary Carrels
Posthumous Degree Posthumous PhD Degrees
Publishing Identifying Deceptive Publishers Checklist (U of T Libraries)
PublishingPublication, U of T Policy on
ResearchEthical Conduct in Research, U of T Policy on
ResearchOff-Campus Safety, Policy on the Framework on
ResearchSafety in Field Research, Guidelines on
ResearchIntellectual Property Awareness Form
Student Academic Records Access to Official Student Academic Records, Guidelines Concerning
Student Academic RecordsManaging Student Records, SGS Memo
SupervisionGraduate Supervision Guidelines – Students (2016)
SupervisionChecklist for Students
SupervisionGraduate Supervision Guidelines – Faculty (2017)
SupervisionChecklist for Supervisors
Termination of RegistrationTermination of Registration Guidelines
Termination of RegistrationTermination of Registration Information for Students