Student 2020/21 - Service leaver
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This field records whether the student is a service leaver.
All Students at providers in Scotland where EntryPofile.DOMICILE =XH and Course.COURSEAIM begins with H, I, J or C or is M22, M26 or M28.
Optional for all Students at providers in Scotland where EntryPofile.DOMICILE =XH and Course.COURSEAIM begins with D, E, L or M excluding M22, M26 or M28.
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99 must be returned where the data is not known by the provider.
The Scottish Funding Council definition should be used by providers in Scotland:
"A service leaver is anyone who has served for at least one day in Her Majesty's Armed Forces (regular and reserve) or Merchant Mariners who have seen duty on military operations."
If a student becomes a veteran part way through their studies, this field should be updated.
Quality rules relating to this entity are displayed here.
|Reason required||To monitor the participation and retention of veterans at Scottish HEPs. This is to be used to monitor progress in the Scottish government's ambition to see improvements in the education opportunities and outcomes for veterans.|
Data type: SERLEAVECodeContentType
|Change management notes||New field created to allow monitoring of service leavers in Higher Education and report on access and continuation in accordance with the recommendations from the Scottish Veterans Commissioner.|
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