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Initial Teacher Training 2021/22 - Disabled Student Allowance

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Initial Teacher Training 2021/22

Fields required from institutions in England

Disabled Student Allowance

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valid entries
Short nameDISALL

This field identifies whether the student with a disability is in receipt of Disabled Students' Allowance (DSA) or not.

Applicable toEngland

Where available and where Student.DISABLE is between 08 and 96 inclusive.

Valid entries and labels
4In receipt of Disabled Students' Allowance
5Not in receipt of Disabled Students' Allowance
9Information about Disabled Students' Allowance is not known/not sought

This field relates solely to Disabled Students' Allowances funded by the Student Loans Company (SLC) or Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS).

Providers are expected to collect this information from students annually.

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 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
Quality rules relating to this entity are displayed here.
Reason required This field is identical to the Student.DISALL field in the Student record. 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; to permit analysis based on type of disability.
Part of
Field length1
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Element: DISALL

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