Custom Self-Service EIDUT EID The University of Texas Electronic Identity (UT EID or EID) is the public records identifier for principals at the university. See our Concepts page for more information. Creation
If you would like to incorporate the EID Creation process into your web site, leveraging your web site’s look and feel and streamlining the process, the IAM Team can help you!
Student and Employee Legal Name
In almost all circumstances, systems at The University of Texas at Austin should make use of existing name fields which will include an individual’s chosen / preferred name.
If you have a compelling business reason to access an individual’s legal name, you may request access.
The IAM Team provides two options for access to the legal name:
- A Mainframe secure module.
- A TED Service Account (using LDAPv3LDAP Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is a set of protocols for accessing information directories based on the standards contained within the X.500 standard, but is significantly simpler.)