Description of Data Element 01471
NAME: High School Graduation Date
The date that the student completed high school.
DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE ERROR LEVEL
MUST BE VALID IF NON-BLANK CRITICAL
This data is required only if the Type of Student at Time of
Most Recent Admission (01413) is B, H or E.
If the person graduated from high school, this should be the high
school graduation date. If the person received a GED, this
should be the date the GED was awarded. If the person was home-
schooled, this should be the date the institution recognizes as
the completion date. If the person did not complete high school,
or if the Type of Student at Date of Entry is not B, H, or E,
this data should be blank.
This element is composed of the four digit year; the two digit <
month (must be between '01' and '12'); and the day. The day must <
be a valid day between '01 and '31', or '00' if the day is <
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: YYYYMMDD
COLUMN NAME: HS_GRAD_DATE
SHORT NAME: HSGRADDT
CREATE-CHANGE DATE: 10/12/98
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