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TLD Description .edu


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Requirements .edu

- To register a .edu domain must be a higher education institution recognized and accredited by the US Department of Education of USA

More info in www.educause.edu

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Features

To register a .edu gTLD domain you will have to complete an on-line registry form.
Allowed characters:
- Minimum: 2
- Maximum: 63
- Letters and numbers.
- Hyphens ("-"), Hyphens are not allowed before or after the domain name.
The registration is done for 1 years.

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How to renew

To renew .edu domains, the domain must be on the renewal period and it can be renewed for 1 year.
The renewal period starts 30 days before the expiration date and you can renew the domain until the expiration date.
.edu domains also supports early renewal.

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How to transfer

To transfer a .edu domain it is necessary:
- Auth code. This code must be facilitated by the actual registry.
- The domain must be un-locked for transfer by the actual registry. If so, the client must contact the current registrar to un-lock the domain for transfer.
- More than 60 days of registration.
When a domain .edu is transferred, it's renewed for another year. The process completes in 5 days maximum.
We suggest you transfer your domain name enough days before expiration in order to avoid your transfer being denied.

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Owner change

We can only make a holder trade if the domain's Accredited Registrar is Entorno Digital. Otherwise, the first thing we must do is transfer the domain to Entorno Digital.
In order to make the holder trade it can be done through the domain extranet. You can request it on the field "Holder Change". Once the request is paid two emails will be sent automatically, one to the actual holder and another to the new one. By accepting both emails the Holder Trade will be done automatically.
The Holder Trade has a price o 50 euros (price without VAT).

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Contacts update

You can modify your contacts and DNS servers of your .edu domains through you control panel on our website, on the field "REGISTERED USER" on our website.
The changes are done at a real time and have no cost (Except owner change).