Other Covered Entities



  • Education
  • Education Technology


Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 6/7/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 4/8/2020
Data Collected: NON-HR

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 3/21/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 4/8/2020
Data Collected: NON-HR

Purpose of Data Collection

The Purpose of Personal Data When you create an account with us, we ask for personal information such as name, email, phone, job title, and school, so that we can correctly administer your account and provide you with the best customer service. All information we request is directly linked to a specific purpose, such as registering for a trial service, requesting access to our academic content database, or requesting web content (i.e. a newsletter, case study, video, etc.). Namely to: Verify your identity and connection with a specific institution or company, to determine your eligibility to use our services or mobile application Turnitin Feedback Studio. Download content from our website, such as demos, whitepapers, or webcasts. Provide receipt and confirmation of successful text uploads. Send important messages about our service, such as any changes to functionality. Send system emails, including account setup and password retrieval information, as well as digital receipts when you submit papers to the Turnitin Database. Provide additional product and service support as needed.

Privacy Policy

Non-HR Data


This privacy policy was last modified on June 25, 2018.

Effective Date: 1/29/2018

http://www.turnitin.com/en_us/about-us/privacy http://www.turnitinuk.com/en_gb/about-us/privacy-center/#pledge http://www.ithenticate.com/usage-policy http://en.writecheck.com/privacy-center

Effective Date: 1/27/2017

Verification Method


Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

If you have a question or complaint regarding the covered data, please contact Turnitin, LLC at:

Angela Rhee
Director of Business Affairs
Turnitin, LLC
Oakland CA USA
2101 Webster St, Suite 1800
Oakland, California 94612

Privacy Shield organizations must respond within 45 days of receiving a complaint.

If you have not received a timely or satisfactory response from Turnitin, LLC to your question or complaint, please contact the independent recourse mechanism listed below


Appropriate statutory body with jurisdiction to investigate any claims against Turnitin, LLC regarding possible unfair or deceptive practices and violations of laws or regulations covering privacy Federal Trade Commission