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Infrastructure Division of Information Technology

Directory Services Attribute

Administrative Account Identifiers (tamuEduPersonAdminID)

Attribute details

LDAP tamuEduPersonAdminID attribute properties, usage and population rules
Definition: List of identifiers for Shared NetID Credentials used by the account holder to carry out administrative duties.
Attribute Name: 'tamuEduPersonAdminID'
URN: urn:oid:
Multiple Values: Multi-valued
Format: Directory String {256}

A NetID must conform to the following syntax rules:
  • must be at least three (3) and at most (20) characters long
  • must begin with a letter
  • must contain only the following characters: a-z, 0-9, dot(.), dash(-), and underscore(_)
Search Syntax: EQUALITY caseIgnoreMatch SUBSTR caseIgnoreSubstringsMatch
Controlled Vocabulary: not applicable
Source: Defined by account holder when administrative Shared NetID Credentials are requested.

Directory-specific details

LDAP ?? attribute properties that are dependent on directory branch or object class configuration
  Enterprise Directory
People Branch
Directory URL:
Object Class: tamuEduPerson
Required: no
Indexing: Presence (pres): Improves searches for entries that contain the indexed attribute.
Equality (eq): Improves searches for entries that contain an attribute that is set to a specific value.
Substring (sub): Improves searches for entries that contain a specified substring.
Access: Access to the Enterprise Directory is restricted.
Usage: account management
Example(s): admin