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Student Identifier

Definition

A unique number or alphanumeric code assigned to a student by a school, school system, a state, or other agency or entity.

Format

Alphanumeric - 40 characters maximum

Usage Notes

CEDS "Identifier" elements reflect the intent of the XSD:Token format, i.e. a string in which carriage return, line feed, and tab characters have been removed as well as any internal sequences of two or more spaces and any leading or trailing spaces.

An Identifier MAY be a Universally Unique Identifier (UUID) / Globally Unique Identifier (GUID), i.e.128-bit unique identifiers generated according to the algorithms and encoding standards of RFC 4122.

Related Domains, Entities and Categories

Adult Education -> AE Student -> Identity -> Identification 
Adult Education -> Course Section -> Enrollment 
Career and Technical -> Course Section -> Enrollment 
Career and Technical -> CTE Student -> Identity -> Identification 
K12 -> Course Section -> Enrollment 
K12 -> K12 Student -> Identity -> Identification 
K12 -> K12 Student -> Migrant 
K12 -> Parent/Guardian -> Relationship 
Postsecondary -> Course Section -> Enrollment 
Postsecondary -> PS Student -> Identity -> Identification 
Postsecondary -> PS Student -> K12 Transcript 

Related Topics

Early Learning -> Program Quality 

CEDS Element ID

001071

Element Technical Name

StudentIdentifier

XML
URL

https://ceds.ed.gov/element/001071    (Email this link)

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