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    Person ID

    Information Domains > Technology > Identity > Identity Glossary
    • Classification: Public

    The 9-digit unique identifier used by some legacy systems. The Person ID is not to be used at points of service. Any system created in 2016 or after should use BYU ID instead of Person ID for system-to-system identification.

    Note: Although "Person ID" is marked public, the Person IDs of restricted persons are not. For more information, see Restricted Person.

    • Standard Field Name: person_id
    • Note: Legacy systems build before 2016 may use this as a system to system identifier.
    • Last Updated: 01/28/2021
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