How to submit to Turnitin

How to upload an assignment to Turnitin

Turnitin will only accept certain file types and sizes.  Check the file requirements from this link

Your Unit Assessor is responsible for Turnitin settings. If you have any issue related to late submission or resubmission, they should be the first point of contact.


Not all Turnitin Assessments have the same settings, and will depend on how the Unit Assessor has set up the submission.


Step 1: Navigate to Assessment Tasks and Submissions, and find your Turnitin portal.

Launch Turnitin by clicking on the assessment name.


Step 2: To view the assessment details, click on the chevron icon.  This is also known as the Assignment Dashboard.


The Assignment Dashboard can include, the due date, Feedback Release date, points possible, rubric and any additional settings. For more information on understanding the Turnitin Assignment Dashboard, please visit this link.

Once you have reviewed the assessment details, select Upload Submission


Step 3: Choose your file, then select Upload and Review


View your submission.  Once you are ready, select Submit to Turnitin


Once completed, close the window


Step 4: With the new Turnitin Integration, you are no longer emailed a Digital Receipt.

To download your Digital Receipt, click the link in the green bar, or download from the right-hand side.

We recommend downloading a copy of your Digital Receipt.


How to resubmit your assignment?

If resubmissions have been allowed by your lecturer, select the Upload button from within the Assignment Dashboard


After three resubmissions, a new Similarity Report will take 24 hours to generate.

To have your attempt removed, please contact your Unit Assessor.  


Late submission and resubmission after Due Date

If the student see this message "Cannot Upload Submission" means that the Due Data has passed and late submissions are not allowed.

Contact your Unit Assessor for late submission. 


If the student has submitted their assessment at least once, the student will see a block icon  Block Icon PNG Images, Vectors Free Download - Pngtree  on the resubmission link. It means, the Due Date has passed and late resubmissions are not allowed.