Authoritative Information for the .edu Top-Level Domain Delegation
Top-level domains (TLDs) are internet domain name extensions that are operated by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA). Sponsored Top-Level Domains (sTLDs) like .edu are a subtype of generic TLDs (gTLDs). They consist of 3 or more characters and are only available to entities that are engaged within a particular industry. Please visit IANA for more information about the .edu root zone.