The library has joined you to UMUC's Turnitin account. Your user name in Turnitin will be your UMUC faculty email address: ________ Turnitin will email you a form to create your personal password. Create your password then login to Turnitin with your user name and the password you have just created.
Continue through the prompts to answer your secret question for password retrieval if you forget it. Click through the Turnitin End-User License Agreement (click I Agree -- Continue). Proceed to Step 2, Create a Standard Class at https://sites.umuc.edu/library/libresources/turnitin-faculty.cfm#class. Proceed to Step 3, Create an Assignment.
The UMUC Turnitin FAQ is at http://sites.umuc.edu/library/libresources/turnitin-faculty.cfm
There is a separate process for students, so do not give them this information. Send students to
In the Undergraduate School instructors may either ask students to enroll in their Turnitin classes to upload their work for a Similarity check OR instructors may upload student work themselves on behalf of their students. In the Graduate School instructors do not have students enroll in their Turnitin classes. Rather instructors in the Graduate School upload student work themselves for a Similarity check on a case by case basis. Please go to https://sites.umuc.edu/library/libresources/turnitin-faculty.cfm and follow instructions carefully at Step 4.
Step 5 reviews how to read and understand Similarity checks.