Student 2017/18 - Disabled Student Allowance
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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|
All Instances where Student.DISABLE is between 08 and 96 inclusive and where Instance.REDUCEDI = 00 unless provider in Wales and Course.COURSEAIM begins with P, Q, R, S or X.
|Valid entries and labels|
This field relates solely to Disabled Students' Allowances funded by the Student Loans Company (SLC) or Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS).
If Student.DISABLE is coded 08-96 indicating that the student has a disability, then this field should be coded 4, 5 or 9.
Code 4 must have a Course.COURSEAIM beginning with D, E, L, M, H, I, J or C.
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.
Providers are expected to collect this information from students annually.
Quality rules relating to this field are displayed here.
Data type: DISALLCodeContentType
|Change management notes||Guidance updated to clarify that valid entry 4 'In receipt of Disabled Students' Allowance' must have a Course.COURSEAIM beginning with D, E, L, M, H, I, J or C.|
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