How do I obtain a TLS or SSL certificate?

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Only University faculty or staff members may request SSL certificates.

Please visit the SSL/TLS Certificate Service Page to get started.

Note: The primary contact email address must be a University of Illinois faculty/staff or department email address. For business continuity, we suggest using the address of a mailing list or helpdesk system. You may submit multiple addresses: Examples:,

We only offer 1-year SSL/TLS digital certificates.

We can only process requests for domains ending in “”; no local domains (“httpx://my-server”) nor IP addresses.

All second-level domains ( must be approved by the Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer.


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A required certificate to enable Transport Layer Security (TLS) operation on a server (typically a web server).