Description of Data Element 01815

NAME:         Linkage Institution                                               

NUMBER:       01815                                                             

FILES/TABLES: PSTU  SDCF                                                        

   The home institution of a student who is enrolled in a state             <   
   university and who is participating in an exchange program.              <   

   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   BLANK AND 01108 = W                                    CRITICAL              
        PSTU    SDCF                                                            
   INVALID                                                CRITICAL              
        PSTU    SDCF                                                            

CODING INSTRUCTIONS:                                                            
   For Student Data Course File:                                                
     The linkage institution value should be coded if the student               
     receives a linkage tuition exemption waiver (i.e. Fee Waiver               
     Kind/3rd Party Kind (01108) = 'W-Linkage Institute Exemption').            
     Each university is allowed to exempt from s. 1009.21 up to                 
     25 full-time equivalent students per year from the respective              
     host countries to study in any of the state universities in                
     the State of Florida as a resident student for tuition purposes            
     as defined in FS 288.8175.                                                 

TABLE VALUES:                                                                   
   A              Florida-Brazil Institute                                      
                    (UF and Miami-Dade Community College)                       
   B              Florida-Costa Rica Institute                                  
                    (FSU and Valencia Community College)                        
   C              Florida Caribbean Institute                                   
                    (FIU and Daytonay Beach Community College)                  
   D              Florida-Canada Institute                                      
                    (UCF and Palm Beach Junior College)                         
   E              Florida-China Institute                                       
                    (UWF, USF, and Brevard Community College)                   
   F              Florida-Japan Institute                                       
                    (USF, UWF, and St. Petersburg Community College)            
   G              Florida-France Institute                                      
                    (NCF, FSU, and Miami-Dade Community College)                
   H              Florida-Israel Institute                                      
                    (FAU and Broward Community College)                         
   I              Florida-West Africa Institute                                 
                    (FAMU, UNF, and Florida Community College at                
   J              Florida-Eastern Europe Institute                              
                    (UCF, and Lake Sumter Community College                     
   K              Florida-Mexico Institute                                      
                    (FIU and Polk Community College)                            

SOURCE RESPONSIBILITY:                                                          

DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X(1)                                                   
   COLUMN NAME:          LINK_INST                                              
   SHORT NAME:           LINKUNIV                                               

CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  08/11/06                                                   

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