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Infrastructure Division of Information Technology

Directory Services Attribute

Major Codes (tamuEduPersonMajor)

Attribute details

LDAP tamuEduPersonMajor attribute properties, usage and population rules
Definition: Codes for all of a student's declared majors.

This attribute is populated only for students enrolled in current and future semester classes.
Attribute Name: 'tamuEduPersonMajor'
URN: urn:oid:
Multiple Values: Multi-valued
Format: Directory String {256}
Search Syntax: EQUALITY caseIgnoreMatch SUBSTR caseIgnoreSubstringsMatch
Controlled Vocabulary: EIS major codes
Source: If (present in EIS feed) AND (EIS enrolledRole = 'E') ⇒ enrolledPrimaryMajor1, enrolledPrimaryMajor2, enrolledSecondaryMajor1, enrolledSecondaryMajor2, supplementaryPrimaryMajor1, supplementaryPrimaryMajor2, supplementarySecondaryMajor1, supplementarySecondaryMajor2

Directory-specific details

LDAP tamuEduPersonMajor attribute properties that are dependent on directory branch or object class configuration
  Enterprise Directory
People Branch
White Pages Directory
People Branch
Directory URL:
Object Class: tamuEduPerson tamuEduDirectoryPerson
Required: no no
Indexing: none none
Access: Access to Enterprise Directory restricted. If tamuEduSuppress is set to administrative, name, or major, nonauthenticated (anonymous) users have no access.
Otherwise, nonauthenticated users have read access.
(White Pages Directory supports anonymous binds only.)
Usage: campus applications directory search