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SafeAssign Plagiarism Prevention Service

SafeAssign is a plagiarism detection tool that can help improve your writing and citation skills by providing feedback about the originality of your work.

Using the SafeAssign tool in written assignments will help maintain the academic integrity associated with your Thomas Edison State University degree program. SafeAssign is a free service that is fully integrated into students’ online courses which streamlines the assignment submission process. The University has already began incorporating the new service into many courses requiring a written assignment.


SafeAssign Replacing Turnitin

SafeAssign will replace Turnitin in all courses that require written assignments by January 2019. If you have questions about using SafeAssign, please email Steve Weinblatt, Assistant Director, Office of the Provost and Vice President at

Learn how to submit your assignments using SafeAssign

Once your written assignment is submitted, SafeAssign will check the content against an extensive database of online resources, journal articles, research papers and other students’ work and generate an originality report that is easy to understand and follow.

Learn how to access and generate your originality report.

If you have questions about using SafeAssign, please contact Steve Weinblatt, assistant director of Academic Integrity, Office of the Vice President and Provost:

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