Iowa State University

ITInformation Technology

Digital Certificates


ITS has joined the InCommon Certificate Service in order to provide digital certificates for Iowa State University. InCommon has contracted with Comodo, a major commercial supplier, to be the issuing authority. InCommon is the registration authority and the service and interfaces are tailored to higher education needs.

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ITS is able to issue:

  • SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificates
    • Single or multi-year certificates
    • SAN (Subject Alternative Name) certificates
    • Wild-card certificates
    • EV (Extended Validation) certificates
  • Code Signing certificates
  • Personal or Client certificates
    • Signing
    • Encryption
    • Dual-use


The university pays a fixed annual fee that is not dependent on the number of certificates issued. There is no charge for individual certificates.