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Directory Services Attribute

Primary Major Code (tamuEduPersonPrimaryMajor)

Attribute details

LDAP tamuEduPersonPrimaryMajor attribute properties, usage and population rules
Definition: Enterprise Directory People Branch:
Code for student's declared primary area of study. To be more specific, the code for the primary major in the student's primary degree plan.

This attribute is populated only for students enrolled in current and future semester classes.
Enterprise Directory Affiliates Branch:
Code for primary major in the primary degree plan when last enrolled.
Attribute Name: 'tamuEduPersonPrimaryMajor'
URN: urn:oid:
Multiple Values: Multi-valued (treated as Single-valued)
Format: Directory String {256}
Search Syntax: EQUALITY caseIgnoreMatch SUBSTR caseIgnoreSubstringsMatch
Controlled Vocabulary: EIS major codes
Source: Enterprise Directory People Branch:
If (present in EIS feed) AND (enrolledRole = 'E') ⇒ enrolledPrimaryMajor1
Enterprise Directory Affiliates Branch:
If (formerly present in EIS feed with enrolledRole = 'E') ⇒ last enrolledPrimaryMajor1

Directory-specific details

LDAP tamuEduPersonPrimaryMajor attribute properties that are dependent on directory branch or object class configuration
  Enterprise Directory
People Branch
Enterprise Directory
Affiliates Branch
Directory URL:
Object Class: tamuEduPerson tamuEduPerson
Required: no no
Indexing: none none
Access: Access to Enterprise Directory restricted. Access to Enterprise Directory restricted.
Usage: campus applications account management
Example(s): GEOG GEOG