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Turnitin in Blackboard for Students

  • Submitting Turnitin Assignments

    1. Go to the Content Area where your instructor set up the assignment.
    2. Under the title of the assignment, click on 'View/Complete'.
    3. From the Assignment Inbox page, click on 'submit'.
    4. Title your submission.
    5. Click on either Choose from Computer, Choose from Dropbox, or Choose from Google Drive depending on where you saved your file.
    6. Upload your file and the click on 'Upload'.
    7. After clicking upload, you will see the 'Processing' screen, with some additional information about the submission and assignment.
    8. When processing is complete, a formatted preview of the first page of the submission will then display. Click on 'Confirm' to confirm your submission.
    9. If you submitted your file successfully, you will see a message that reads, "Congratulations - your submission is complete! This is your digital receipt. You can print a copy of this receipt from within the Document Viewer." You will also receive an email that contains your digital receipt.
  • Troubleshooting Submissions

    If for some reason a paper takes more than 2 minutes generate a preview (which is rare), there is an alternate method in which you can choose a couple options:
    • Cancel, and try again: You will be taken back to select a file.
    • Keep trying, I'll be back: You can leave and will be sent an email with status information.