It's your honor. It's your integrity. Have your say and e-mail any comments, questions, or feedback you have on honor and integrity at Columbia Business School to

You can also contact any member of the Honor Board directly. If you prefer to contact a school administrator directly, please reach out to:

Nayla Bahri, Assistant Dean, MBA Program and Dean of Students

Kelley Martin Blanco, Assistant Dean, EMBA Programs and Dean of Students

Honor Board Members
  • Honor Code, Academic Conduct and
    Other Policies
  • Penalty Guidelines for Breaches of
    Academic Integrity and Conduct
  • Individual and Group Work Guidelines Table
    2012-2013 CBS Disciplinary Procedures

"There are no such thing as business ethics. There is only one kind [of ethics] -
you have to adhere to the highest standards."
- Marvin Bower, former managing director, McKinsey & Company

"I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity
an obligation; every possession a duty."
- John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

"The five most dangerous words in business... 'Everyone else is doing it.'"
- Warren Buffet, MS '51

"Lose money for my firm, and I will be understanding; lose a shred of
reputation for the firm and I will be ruthless."
- Warren Buffet, MS '51

"No matter what the competitive landscape, as real leaders, we must do
the tough thing, the right thing."
-Sallie Krawcheck, MBA '92

"To see what is right, and not do it, is want of courage, or of principle."
- Confucius

"Always do right - this will gratify some and astonish the rest."
- Mark Twain