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Key Information Set 2016/17 - Student union URL

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Key Information Set 2016/17

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Student union URL

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Short nameSUURL

This field records the URL to the students union.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

All providers.


This field should contain a URL that links to a page that explains how the student's union, association or guild supports students’ learning activities. This page may be on either the Higher Education Provider's or the student union’s website.

Location.SUURL should be used where the location has a different student union, association or guild. Where given it will be used in preference to Institution.SUURL.

Valid URL

This field must contain a valid website URL. Providers must ensure that URLs are active and link to the correct page. Validation checks will only check for basic structure, to ensure that the URL starts with either http or https and contains only Latin non-accented characters.

For further information on accessibility and validation of URL fields, please see our further guidance on URLs page.

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Reason required

KIS data item.

Part of
Field length255
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Element: SUURL
Data type: URLType

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