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Infrastructure Division of Information Technology

Directory Services Attribute

Primary Major (tamuEduPersonPrimaryMajorName)

Attribute details

LDAP tamuEduPersonPrimaryMajorName attribute properties, usage and population rules
Definition: Student's declared primary area of study. To be more specific, the full name of the primary major in the student's primary degree plan.

This attribute is populated only for students enrolled in current and future semester classes.
Attribute Name: 'tamuEduPersonPrimaryMajorName'
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 names
Source: If (present in EIS feed) AND (enrolledRole = 'E') ⇒ enrolledPrimaryMajor1Name

Directory-specific details

LDAP tamuEduPersonPrimaryMajorName 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: directory search web service directory search
Example(s): Geography Geography