Description of Data Element 01812
NAME: First Generation Grant Indicator <
FILES/TABLES: PSTU SDCF
For in-state, degree-seeking students taking at least 6
credit hours and that completed a Free Application for Federal
Student Aid (FAFSA), this field indicates whether or not the
student was determined to be needy and indicated on the FAFSA
that, for both parents, the highest school completed was high
school or less.
DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE ERROR LEVEL
MISSING OR INVALID CRITICAL
FREQUENCY COUNTS WILL BE PERFORMED ON FREQUENCY
Effective July 1, 2006.
For the Student Data Course File:
Code 'Y' if a student (1) is a resident for tuition purposes,
(2) is enrolled for at least 6 credit hours as a degree-
seeking undergraduate student, (3) applied for Federal Student
Aid, (4) indicated on the FAFSA that both parents completed no
higher than high school, and (5) was determined to be needy.
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X(1)
COLUMN NAME: FIRST_GEN_IND
SHORT NAME: FIRSTGEN
CREATE-CHANGE DATE: 09/18/06
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