Students can use Turnitin to check if you have properly cited your writing. To pre-check your papers with Turnitin, just follow these instructions. If you already have a Turnitin account, go to, and click on the Enroll in a Class tab. Type in the Class ID: 12518577, and password: writing  Once enrolled, your class will show on your homepage.

If you do not have an account already, go to and create an account for yourself.

  • Click on the “Create Account” link in the upper right corner.
  • On the next window, where it says “Create a New Account,” choose the “Student” link.
  • Follow the directions on the New User page. You must have a Class ID# (12518577) and a class enrollment password (writing) to complete your profile. (Do not cut and paste into these fields. Password is case-sensitive.)
  • Once enrolled, your class will show on your homepage.
  • Click on the class name and you will see the assignments and submissions for that class.
  • Choose any assignment to upload your paper.

Your Originality report will be ready in about 10 minutes. If you upload a revision to the same assignment, your report may take up to 24 hours.

Email or call Theresa at or (513) 487-1228 if you have any questions.

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