Gender code

Description

A code which identifies the gender of a person

Format

Code category
Element (E)
Element #
315
Element Type
String
Width
1
Version Revision Date
Version
8.00
Years version active
2021

Allowable Values

VALUE MEANING
F Female
M Male
X Indeterminate/Intersex/Unspecified

Additional Information

Providers/TACs should make a determination of the gender of the gender of the student/ applicant/ staff member where the information has not been provided.

A person who does not provide their gender should not be coded, by default, as X, as this may misclassify the individual. 

Applications and Offers only

HEPs/ TACs

Data is required in all submissions.