While organizations have automated processes leading up to and following the actual signature, many still needlessly rely on pen and paper to transact business. This slows business, delays results, and creates a negative customer experience. It shouldn't be this way. It doesn't have to be this way.
DocuSign's Digital Transaction Management platform helps companies keep processes 100% digital from start to finish to accelerate transactions, reduce costs, and delight customers, partners, suppliers, and employees.
DocuSign is the leading enterprise Digital Transaction Management platform and helps more than 50 million users in 188 countries transact anywhere, anytime, on any device. Securely.
Digital Transaction Management is software designed to safely and securely manage document-based transactions digitally. DTM removes friction inherent in processes that involve people, documents, and data to create faster, easier, more convenient, and secure transactions. DTM delivers a suite of services that empower companies to easily deploy and update digital processes without the traditional expense and programming required for traditional enterprise applications.
The Internet2 NET+ DocuSign service is now in Early Adopter phase for all Internet2 members. For details, read the press release.
NET+ DocuSign for Higher Education Roadmap
Early university adopters that have rolled out the service campus-wide will be listed here.
For more information, please email email@example.com.
With over 50 million users worldwide, DocuSign processes millions of documents daily. DocuSign offers features that make our documents both widely compatible and widely accessible.
• Extensive File Type Support
• PDF Form Conversion
• 20+ Standard and Customer Tags and Fields
• Cloud Storage Integration
• Automatic Tag Anchoring
It’s easy to integrate DocuSign with other applications to prepopulate forms, saving you hassle and reducing errors. DocuSign’s advanced form and field validation capabilities automate business logic, streamlining the process for signers to input data, while giving senders complete control over the data that gets collected.
• Full Forms Functionality
• Third-Party Data Fields
• Data Validation
• Field Formatting and Logic
• Field and Document Markup
• DocuSign Connect
DocuSign lets you specify and order any number of signers. Assign recipients different roles and access beyond signing permissions — you have control over every step of the process.
• Serial, Parallel, and Mixed Routing
• Bulk Send
• Recipient Permissions
• Document Visibility
• Correct Documents
• Reminders and Notifications
Make sure your signers are who they say they are. Multiple options of authentication increase the thresholds required of signers to prove their identity before being given access to documents.
• Email-Based Authentication
• Access Code Authentication
• SMS Authentication
• Federated Identity Authentication
• Phone Authentication
• Third-Party Authentication
• Social Identity Authentication
• Knowledge-Based Authentication
• Geolocation Capture
Send documents with DocuSign and have your customers sign and send back your document within a matter of minutes. Sending and signing is fast, easy, and intuitive.
• Electronic Signature
• Remote or In-Person Mobile Signing
• Mobile Applications
• Offline Signing and Sending
• Digital Signatures
Robust product reporting makes it easy for DocuSign users and account administrators to see information about their account. Real-time access combined with extensible scheduled reporting means that business statistics are always available and accessible.
• Real-Time Status
• Document, Recipient and Account Reports
• Data Export
DocuSign ensures your documents are legal and enforceable in a court of law. Powerful information-gathering and transaction logging protects your contracts from repudiation and keeps you out of court.
• Tamper-Sealed Documents
• Audit Trail
• Certification of Completion
• Electronic Record and Signature Disclosure
Signed documents and audit trails are maintained by DocuSign’s tamper-proof storage system, providing easy, secure access.
• Email Archiving
• Document Retention Policies
• Authoritative Copy
• DocuSign Retrieve
We know how important it is for a service to always be available. That’s why DocuSign is committed to service uptime and total transparency into our system status.
• Enterprise-Class Availability
• Service Availability Status
• Monthly Uptime Statistics
• Service Alerts and Notification
DocuSign protects your highly confidential information by encrypting and making every document tamper-evident. Authentication options help prove that signers are who they say they are at the time of signing, helping ensure your documents have non-repudiation in a court of law. With DocuSign, the security of your documents, electronic signature authentication, and system security are top priorities.
• DocuSign Trust Center
• Document Encryption
• Document Custody Management
• ISO 27001 Certified
• Spam Protection
DocuSign is globally recognized and internationally used. More than 188 countries use DocuSign to complete their digital transactions.
• 40+ Languages
• Global Time Zone Support
• Trusted Timestamp
• Safe Harbor Compliant
Customize DocuSign’s functionality with extensive central administration capabilities. Help your employees comply with company policies, set policies on document custody and retention, manage how signers sign or adopt signatures, specify user authentication including InCommon integration, and much more.
• User and Access Control
• Feature Access Control
• Password Policies
• Company Branding
We love to see developers dig into our powerful APIs to build creative integrations. That’s why we designed our APIs to be open, easy integration, and transparent.
• REST/SOAP API and IODocs
• OAuth2 Support
• Single Sign-On
• Enterprise Development Sandbox
• Embedded Signing
• Support Plans
• Professional Services
• DocuSign University
• Developer Center
For additional details on all these features, please see the main DocuSign Features & Benefits page.
DocuSign is an electronic signature, transaction management, and document workflow service. Accessible anytime, anywhere, on any device, the DocuSign Global Network connects organizations to their customers, partners, suppliers, and employees where they transact business in confidence. DocuSign helps decrease transaction cycle times, reduce costs, and enhance customer satisfaction with the easiest, fastest, most secure global network for sending, signing and tracking documents in the cloud.
The annual price of the Internet2 NET+ DocuSign for Higher Education service is based on the size of the institution grouped into one of 6 pricing tiers.
The tier is determined by the total number of faculty and staff (see below).
Enterprise Subscription Pricing
|Tier 1||Tier2||Tier3||Tier 4||Tier 5||Tier 6|
|Actual Campus Size (i.e., Faculty and Staff only||1-250||251-1000||1001-2500||2501-5000||5001-10000||10001-35000|
|Annual Fee for the Services for Internet2 Members||$12,100||$24,200||$41,800||$60,500||$71,500||$83,600|
|One-Time Startup Fee for Internet2 Members||$2,500||$3,500||$5,000||$7,500||$10,000||$12,000|
|Expected Usage (Number of Envelopes Sent by Authorized Users)||2,700||5,500||10,500||16,000||19,000||23,000|
Limited Deployment Subscription Pricing
|Tier 1||Tier2||Tier3||Tier 4||Tier 5||Tier 6|
|Size (i.e., Faculty and Staff Only)||1-250||251-1000||1001-2500||2501-5000||5001-10000||10001-35000|
|Annual Fee for the Services for Internet2 Members||$2,260||$4,500||$6,770||$9,030||$11,300||$13,550|
|Annual Fee for Doubling the Number of Authorized Users and Envelopes: Internet2 Members||$2,260||$4,500||$6,770||$9,030||$11,300||$13,550|
|One-Time Startup Fee for Internet2 Members||$1,650||$3,300||$5,700||$8,250||$9,750||$11,400|
- Professional Services Assistance Pack – 20 hours
- Signer Authentication Options
- DocuSign for Salesforce
For pricing on the optional services, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Internet2 NET+ DocuSign for Higher Education Service Offering
What is the relationship between DocuSign and Internet2?
What integrations are available either from DocuSign or third parties?
Eligibility and Enrollment
Do I have to be a direct Internet2 member to sign up for the Internet2 NET+ DocuSign for Higher Education service?
When will the DocuSign for Higher Education service be available to higher education members? Who can use this service offering?
How does my institution sign up for the service?
Can a portion of my institution sign up (for example, a business school, medical school, or even a single department)?
What happens when an account holder leaves the university?
Do I have to pay a Start Up Fee when I upgrade from Limited to Enterprise Deployment?
How do we get support for DocuSign?
Summary of DocuSign support:
- On-boarding session to help the Enterprise Customer get started
- Online support resources (community forum, how-to guides, training webinars)
- Support Website
- DocuSign Community
- DocuSign University webinars & Videos
- Email Support 20 hours a day/5 days a week
- Live Phone Support 20 hours a day/5 days a week
- 24/7 escalation. Enterprise Customer Administrators may escalate issues to Tier 3 support personnel capable of resolving complex technical issues regarding the Services.
Features and Security
For questions regarding features and security, please see our Features tab.
Cost and Terms
For questions regarding cost, terms of agreement and billing, please see our Fees tab.
Thank you for your interest in Internet2 NET+ DocuSign for Higher Education. Please check the NET+ DocuSign home for updates as they become available. Check Internet2 NET+ Services for news and updates on all Internet2 NET+ service offerings.
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If you have any questions, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
 Fill out the Application
The application is located is here. You will be required to fill out basic information and identify contact roles so we can get the agreement to you for signature.
- Information about your organization:
- Legal Name,
- Internet2 membership status
- DUNS number
- A change to upload your tax exempt certificate ahead of time
- Lead Contact
- Accounts Payable Contact
- Application Submitter
NOTE: Internet2 requires electronic signatures for legal contracts, unless state law mandates otherwise.
 Review the Participation Agreement and Service Schedule.
The participation agreement is located is here. And, the service schedule is located here. The agreement will be sent to the identified "Application Submitter" after the application is received. This contact will fill out the required fields on the agreement and forward it to the official signatory for final signature.