Technical Support

Example Validation Flow

Merchants supporting InAcademia could request that a student validates its entitlement to the service or offer during the checkout process: When the user starts the validation process by clicking the InAcademia button, they’re presented with a...

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FAQs for Merchants

How does it validate student credentials? InAcademia uses information maintained by the home institution (University) of the user to validate eligibility to services and discounted products. The InAcademia service allows merchants to initiate a...

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Developer Resources

Documentation and example implementations for entities wanting to make use of the InAcademia affiliation validation service resides here. (Directs to GitHub site). 

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Service Policy

1. General This Service Policy describes the Support and Maintenance Services to Licensees of the InAcademia Service, and may be updated from time to time. 2. Service hours & exceptions The Service is deemed operational when the application...

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InAcademia and Privacy

As a service that has been designed from the outset to be privacy preserving, InAcademia doesn’t actually store any data about any individual that requires validation. This page describes the data and information flow resulting from a validation...

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Glossary

InAcademia uses eduGAIN as the basis of its identity authentication process.  There are a number of technical terms used within InAcademia to describe the process and the key stakeholders of the authentication system. These include: Affiliated: An...

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Release Notes

InAcademia Release 2.0 Based on feedback from our pilot partners we have improved the features of the InAcademia service. In addition some issues were fixed. We consolidated our SAML backend to one and for better interaction with institutions. We...

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