Student Alternative 2018/19 - Disabled Student Allowance
Student Alternative 2018/19
Fields required from institutions in All fields
Disabled Student Allowance
return to field list
This field identifies whether the student with a disability is in receipt of Disabled Students' Allowance (DSA) or not.
|Applicable to||England Scotland|
Compulsory for all instances on designated courses or where designation is held at provider level, and StudentEquality.DISABLE is between 08 and 96 inclusive. Not permitted for students on non-designated courses. Optional for students on a designated course who are dormant for the whole reporting year.
|Valid entries and labels|
Providers are expected to reconfirm this information with the student, on at least an annual basis.
This field relates solely to Disabled Students' Allowances funded by the Student Loans Company (SLC) or Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS).
If StudentEquality.DISABLE is coded 08-96 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.
Quality rules relating to this entity are displayed here.
|Reason required||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.|
Data type: DISALLCodeContentType
|Change management notes||Providers are expected to reconfirm this information with the student, on at least an annual basis.|
Contact Liaison by email or on +44 (0)1242 388 531.