Updated 6/11/2019

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Accessing a Turnitin Similarity Report in Canvas (Students)

What is Turnitin?

Turnitin is used at Shenandoah University to check the originality of student work and to detect for possible plagiarism. See Turnitin Resources for Students for more information.

Accessing the Similarity Report

  1. Go to the Assignments tab in the Canvas Course and click on the relevant assignment.
  2. On the right side of the screen, click Submission Details.

  1. To view your Similarity Report in Turnitin, click on the similarity percentage (in the example, this is a red 100%).


For additional help accessing the similarity report, see the Turnitin Student Guide.

For help with Turnitin, email ctlt@su.edu.

Updated 6/11/2019