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Attribute Release Policy For InCommon Research and Scholarship

Default Attribute Release For Research and Scholarship

Stanford Identity Providers (IdPs) release the following attributes to the InCommon Service Providers (SPs) in Research and Scholarship (R&S) entity category. Stanford faculty and staff members can register InCommon SPs with Stanford SPDB and request the same (or a subset) of the default R&S attribute release.

eduPersonPrincipalName
  • SAML Name: urn:oid:1.3.6.1.4.1.5923.1.1.1.6
  • Example: SUNet ID + @stanford.edu , jdoe@stanford.edu
eduPersonTargetedID*
  • SAML Name: urn:oid:1.3.6.1.4.1.5923.1.1.1.10
  • Example: Persistent identifier
mail*
  • SAML Name: urn:oid:0.9.2342.19200300.100.1.3
  • Example: john_doe@cs.stanford.edu
givenName
  • SAML Name: urn:oid:2.5.4.42
  • Example: first name, ex: john
sn
  • SAML Name: urn:oid:2.5.4.4
  • Example: surname/last name , ex: doe
displayName
  • SAML Name: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113730.3.1.241
  • Example: Prof. John Doe
eduPersonScopedAffiliation
  • SAML Name: urn:oid:1.3.6.1.4.1.5923.1.1.1.9
  • Example: faculty@stanford.edu
eduPersonOrcid
  • SAML Name: urn:oid:1.3.6.1.4.1.5923.1.1.1.16
  • Example: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1825-0097
subject-id
  • SAML Name: urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:attribute:subject-id
  • Example: 123457788ffe4884b200e487654c6a43@stanford.edu
pairwise-id
  • SAML Name: urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:attribute:pairwise-id
  • Example: PA0VGFTVJ1M8IYKDGCAOM0KHR0YIIAKH@stanford.edu

Notes:

  1. We no longer release eduPersonTargetedID by default. If this is needed, please file SNOW request via Stanford SPDB.
  2. The mail attribute is not a mandatory attribute at Stanford and might have no value for some users.
Last modified June 16, 2021