To upload a file submission to a Turnitin activity do the following:

  1. Prepare your file submission for uploading.

  2. Login to Moodle and go to your course.

  3. Locate and access the Turnitin activity:

  4. Locate the ‘submit paper’ icon on the right-hand side of the page:

  5. Add the submission title (1) and either (2) Add or drag and drop your file submission into the area as indicated:

  6. Check the (3) declaration of own work statement.

  7. Click the (4) ‘add submission’ button to submit your file


A digital receipt will be displayed as confirmation of your submission. You will also receive an email notification to the email address in your Moodle profile.


After a few minutes, your similarity % will be displayed. You will be able to see where the similarities are by clicking the % to open Feedback Studio.


See: The Similarity Report


More information about Turnitin submissions can be found here: