Disabled Student Allowance
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This field identifies whether the student with a disability is in receipt of Disabled Students' Allowance (DSA) or not.
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
|Base data type||DISALLCodeType|
To permit disability-based analysis; for monitoring levels and trends in participation by particular groups of people; to monitor take-up of Disabled Students' Allowance as Disabled Students' Allowance is now not means tested; to support the allocation for disability premium by HEFCW; to permit analysis based on type of disability.
If Student.DISABLE is coded 02-96 indicating that the student has a disability, then this field should be coded 4, 5 or 9.
Code 9 should be used for all cases where it is known that the student has a disability, but it is not known whether or not they are in receipt of Disabled Students' Allowance.
Institutions are expected to collect this information from students annually.
|Change management notes||New guidance added: 'Institutions are expected to collect this information from students annually.'|
Data type: DISALLCodeContentType
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