Organizational unit   othershow all attributes
Name ou
Description Organizational unit(s)
Vocabulary not applicable, no controlled vocabulary
References eduPerson, RFC4519
OIDC n/a
LDAP Syntax Directory String
# of values multi
Example values
  • Faculty Senate


According to X.520(2000): "The Organizational Unit Name attribute type specifies an organizational unit. When used as a component of a directory name it identifies an organizational unit with which the named object is affiliated."

All attribute definitions in a single document: SWITCHaai Attribute Specification