Affected services:

  • Turnitin (externally hosted)

Scheduled maintenance of Turnitin on Saturday 17th March at 4pm

Scheduled for Saturday 17th March 2018 at 16:00 (UTC)

Schedule/description of work

Due to essential maintenance by Turnitin, the Turnitin service will be unavailable to all universities on Saturday 17th March 2018 between 4.00p.m. and 10.00p.m. This maintenance will include several hardware updates and performance improvements which will ensure that services remain stable, particularly during high volume submission periods. Users will be unable to submit assignments and grade coursework during this maintenance window, so please ensure that any submission deadlines are adjusted to fall outside of the window. Details are available on Turnitin’s System Status page at Please direct any questions or comments to, or contact your Moodle admins if you have any further questions specific to your Faculty or Department.

Scheduled start time
March 17, 2018 16:00
6 hours


The update went ahead without hitch and the service was restored as scheduled

Posted by IT Service Desk