About Us

Turnitin is revolutionizing the experience of writing to learn.

We're passionate, creative, and focused on helping students learn.

From Product to Engineering to Support, our team is committed to innovation in education, and helping to define the future of learning.

Our People   |   Our Board

Our Values

Always learning

We celebrate curiosity, and the ability of our employees to learn and grow within the company.

Passionate about education

We believe education is a powerful force for change, and through our work we can make a positive impact globally.


We trust our employees to take initiative, stay inspired, and to do the right thing for our customers.

With Integrity

We attract friendly, collaborative people, who treat each other with mutual trust and respect.

Join us to shape the future of writing and learning.


  • Founded by four UC Berkeley Students as a peer review application

  • Turnitin.com launches, introduces plagiarism prevention service

  • Turnitin premieres online digital grading

  • One million submissions in Turnitin's paper database

  • Turnitin partners with CrossRef to develop the world’s largest scholarly database

  • 16 million registered Turnitin users

  • Turnitin's database reaches 100 Million submissions

  • Turnitin merges originality checking, online grading, and peer review into a single service

    Turnitin acquires nLearning and establishes office in Newcastle, UK

  • Turnitin acquires Ephorus and Lightside Labs and opens offices in Utrecht, Pittsburgh, and Austin

  • 26 million students and instructors use Turnitin globally

  • Turnitin's database reaches 500 million submissions

  • Turnitin surpasses 300 employees

Our Offices

Oakland HQ

1111 Broadway, 3rd Floor
Oakland, California 94607
United States


1712 Rio Grande
Austin, Texas 78701
United States


2020 Smallman Street, Suite 400
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
United States


6th Floor, Wellbar Central
36 Gallowgate
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4TD
United Kingdom
+44 (0)191 681 0200


Nobelstraat 4
3512 EN Utrecht
The Netherlands
+31 (0)30 227 02 00


Level 3, 480 Collins Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000
+6 1 386 574 500


Happy, Relaxed, and Productive

Team-building events, healthy snacks, massage services, and generous gym membership subsidies to ensure a healthy work-life balance for our employees.

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At Turnitin, we believe in making the world a better place to learn and grow.

Through programs like Turnitin Cares, we furnish 4-year college scholarships to low-income students in our hometown of Oakland, California, and provide paid volunteer time so employees can better serve their communities.

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