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Trusted Access for Education and Research

Community-designed identity and access management services and software connecting you to the world.

Identity and Access Management at Scale

InCommon provides integrated service and software solutions to address these needs: single sign-on (SSO), access to cloud and local services, and seamless global collaboration for students, faculty, staff, and researchers.

Community-driven everything

Our community is full of smart people who work together to make better stuff and have fun while doing so. Access to hundreds of your peers is a key benefit of joining InCommon.

Collaboration made easy with InCommon Federation

Make global collaboration a snap using our community-built SSO solution.

Innovative and trusted software solutions

The InCommon Trusted Access Platform is the R&E Solution for IAM.

Community-designed solutions

Identity and access software built by and for research and education.

Providing solutions for research and education’s challenges

Our community knows identity challenges like bringing in a new freshman class every year, or providing access to far-flung collaborations. We work together to develop solutions that scale to serve research and education.

Read InCommon Case Studies

Explore diverse case studies made in collaboration with the InCommon community.

InCommon Futures2 Report

Over the next five years, InCommon will continue to lead as a collective authority in IAM practices.

IAM Online

Join us Wednesday, July 17, for Implementing Grouper ABAC.


Faculty, staff, and students will love opening their laptops – at any participating organization – and having instant-on wireless access.

Certificate Service

It is pretty simple. Unlimited certificates (server, personal, code-signing, and more) for one annual fee for any domain that you own.


InCommon BaseCAMP is a unique, five-day, virtual workshop ideal for those new to identity and access management (IAM), new to InCommon, or both!

Federated Identity: Security, Privacy, and Convenience

A quick overview of how the InCommon Federation provides single sign-on convenience, enhances security and privacy, and enables collaboration