Individuals need an edu-ID account to log in to Web services and Apps. They create and manage their account in https://eduid.ch. All activities have been designed to be intuitive, without having to read any documentation. More details can be found in the FAQ and help for users.
Universities and other organizations provide up to date information about the status of their members. These affiliations are automatically managed by integrating edu-ID in identity management processes at the university.
Websites and mobile Apps can be built to use edu-ID as single sign-on authentication method. Read more on how services are enabled for edu-ID and what other features are available.