How to Register your Class and Assignment

You must be an instructor teaching a course at McMaster University. Send an e-mail with your first and last name and e-mail address to in order to become registered with Once you are registered, Turnitin will send you an e-mail confirmation containing password information.

You may then log on to using your e-mail address and password.

Create your class and then each assignment you want submitted to

As part of the registering process, a class ID number and password for the students will be created. You must provide the students with the ID number and password so that they may submit their works. (If you forget the password, you can access it on your homepage by clicking on the class stats button.)

Turnitin has created detailed on-line instructions for getting started:

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