Student 2016/17 - UCAS Personal Identifier
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UCAS Personal Identifier
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This field records the 10-character code issued by UCAS.
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All students who entered any of their current instances from 2007 onwards via a UCAS scheme and who have been issued a UCAS Personal Identifier
The UCAS Personal Identifier together with the UCAS application number (EntryProfile.UCASAPPID) forms the UCAS Application Identifier. The UCAS Personal Identifier is sometimes presented using hyphens between characters 3 and 4 and between characters 6 and 7. These hyphens are not to be included in this field in the Student Record.
This information will be available from UCAS via the *J transaction.
Quality rules to follow
To identify students who entered a current instance via a UCAS application system and to facilitate linking between UCAS and HESA records.
Data type: UCASPERIDType
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