Trust and identity

These world-leading services help you manage access efficiently and effectively.

Register your students to vote

Helping your students register to vote can be complex for individual institutions to manage, particularly if multiple electoral registrars are involved.

Student voter registration
Enable your students to vote in national and local elections in a secure and transparent way

Securing your web services

Have confidence that your web and email services are protected.

Certificate service
We are a registration authority, issuing SSL and email certificates to effectively secure your web services

Domain registry
We manage the .ac.uk domain and our 'whois' service provides information relating to names registered. To support you during coronavirus, any domains ‘accidentally’ expiring before 7 September 2020 will not be automatically suspended or removed from the registry.

Helping you with access management

Robust access management is a must-have for all universities, colleges, skills providers and research organisations. 

Assent
Assent allows researchers access to digital services with one, easy single sign on

UK Access Management Federation
A single solution to accessing online resources and services for education and research

OpenAthens
Single sign on made simple for the library community. OpenAthens makes it easy for you to access the knowledge you want, when you want it, wherever you are

Targeted, bespoke support

Make the most of our trust and identity services with tailored help to fully realise the longer-term benefits.

Trust and identity consultancy
Our main goal is to understand your specific needs as an organisation and help you meet them as best we can, while reducing pressure on your in-house teams

Need support with verification?

Verification services and partners

If you need a way to verify data, or the status of staff and students you're responsible for, we can help you choose a service with the right capabilities for you.

  • Prospects Hedd
    Part of our student experience offering, Hedd offers a simple way for employers, agencies, universities, embassies and councils to check a candidate’s degree qualifications. Find out more
  • VerifID
    Providing instant verification of an anonymous user's affiliation within the UK research and education community, using the UK Access Management Federation. Visit verifid.ac.uk for more information
  • Bespoke consultancy
    If you need one-to-one help leveraging the various data sets Jisc maintains, or want to better understand risk positioning of your products, get in touch