Explanation of the June 27, 2015 Turnitin Service Disruption.
At 6:50 p.m. CDT on Monday, June 29, 2015, access to Turnitin assignments appears to have been restored.
This morning, Monday, June 29, 2015, Turnitin assignments appear to be unavailable again. We received reports that users could not access Turnitin assignments and verified that attempting to access Turnitin assignments will eventually time out. We have not received any new reports from Turnitin, but will monitor the service and post when it is available again. We apologize for the inconveniences this Turnitin service disruption has caused.
Around 9:05 p.m. CDT, it appears that access to Turnitin assignments has been restored.
Turnitin assignments in UNI eLearning (Blackboard) courses are not available for students and instructors due to a service disruption that prevented users from accessing the Turnitin.com homepage or services from approximately 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. CDT on June 27, 2015. Recovery began shortly after 11 p.m. CDT; however, Turnitin Support said it may take up to 48 hours for users to regain access to Turnitin assignments. When a user clicks on a Turnitin assignments, the connection will eventually time out after approximately 3-5 minutes.