Student Alternative 2019/20 - Disabled Student Allowance
Student Alternative 2019/20
Fields required from institutions in All fields
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 Scotland|
Compulsory for all instances where StudentEquality.DISABLE is between 08 and 96 inclusive.
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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 to follow
|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||The coverage has been updated and 'all instances and' has been amended to 'all instances where'.|
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