Provide access to over 1.2 million pre-verified student users and enable new members of the student population to verify, all in a single transaction.
When to use this policy
Ideal for retail and eCommerce integrations that require validation that the user is affilited with a specific community.
Who is eligible?
Students who are actively enrolled in an accredited, government-recognized public or private university or college that grants degrees or certificates are eligible for the Student group affiliation:
- College Students
- University Students
- Community College Students
- Junior College Students
- Technical or Vocational College Students
Essence of policy
Validated by on one (1) authoritative source OR one (1) piece of evidence:
- Real Time Authoritative Source (e.g. National Student Clearinghouse)
- Document Review
As of November 2023, ID.me has over 1.2 million pre-verified Student users within our network. Pre-verified student users can securely access offers, benefits, and services in seconds. New users can complete verification just as fast, using the least amount of information to generate a unique ping from an authoritative data source. Living true to ID.me’s core value of ‘No Identity Left Behind’, new users also have the option to upload a form of documentation proving their Student status. Here you can find what the user verification experience looks like today:
Here you can find example ID.me use cases: