Is using Course Hero cheating?

Taking advantage of Course Hero’s resources to supplement your studies, enhance your understanding of a topic or expand your resume skills is not cheating. Taking the initiative to get the help you need or explore new topics is important and critical for future success.

However, we acknowledge that some students do not use Course Hero in the manner for which it was intended.

As such, Course Hero does not tolerate copyright infringement, plagiarism or cheating of any kind. Anyone who misuses Course Hero to gain an unfair advantage, submits another user's content as their own, or violates any law, regulation, ethics code, school code, will be permanently banned from the platform.

The team at Course Hero has gone to great lengths to build and maintain a quality educational resource, and we take pride in working with students, educators, administrators and parents to ensure that the integrity of our site is not compromised.