After logging in, you will be directed to the Instructor homepage. The Instructor homepage provides access to many Turnitin features. The Instructor homepage lists the accounts and classes the instructor has created and any class sections which the instructor has been assigned as the Teaching Assistant (TA) for.
If there are no accounts listed, visit the Joining an Account page for details on how to join an account as an instructor.
The Home link leads back to the instructor homepage list of all accounts and classes controlled by the instructor.
A user profile contains personal information and account settings. Click the User Info button on the system bar to open the user profile options. The system bar can be located from the top of any page.
User information area is separated into two sections: personal information and account settings.
In the personal information section of the user information page, there are a number of fields - many of which are optional and can be filled at your own discretion.
The following is a list of required fields:
All other areas of the personal information section are optional.
The account settings section of a user profile affects how information within the profile account is presented and sets defaults for commonly used functions. Account settings include:
A single user profile can access multiple roles on any Turnitin account, including instructor, student, and administrator functions. To access the student or administrator homepage, you will need to change your user type in the top left hand corner of the web page. For more information on using the system as a specific user type, please refer to the corresponding User Guide.
To view important Turnitin messages and announcements, click on the messages button on the system bar.
Warning: Urgent notifications may appear both on the messages page and on the Turnitin user homepage. These include messages announcing scheduled downtimes.