Carolina Commentment Reforms Navigation

Welcome to Carolina Commitment – on this website, we provide information on previous and current reforms at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as we work diligently to ensure academic irregularities do not, and will not, happen again on our campus. As we continue making progress, we will be sure to share updates with our Carolina community. Read more on the chart to the left about the actions, initiatives and reforms that have already been implemented.

For information about the 2014 independent inquiry conducted by Kenneth Wainstein of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, please see the following resources. We encourage visitors to read the full report.

Actions & Initiatives

We have already instituted many reforms across the University, and we are continuing to look for ways to improve. Click here to find summaries of existing reforms.

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University completes six personnel reviews after Wainstein investigation

After a comprehensive process, the University has completed personnel reviews for six employees named in the independent investigation of academic irregularities conducted by Kenneth Wainstein. The University has ended the employment of two additional individuals, permanently restricted one faculty member from future administrative responsibilities, and cleared three other employees.

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