Here are some of the commonly used, along with their meaning.
|Assistive technology service provider
|Customer reference number
|Disabled Students' Allowance. Your grant for accessing support while you are studying at university. Although this is called an ‘allowance’, you don’t receive the money directly. Instead, you are granted access to support and services, and the service providers will be funded directly.
|Letter sent by the funding body confirming their acceptance of your application for DSA.
|Letter sent by the funding body confirming their approval of DSA funded support (Notification of Entitlement).
|A student whose home address is in a country within the European Union.
|A student whose home address is in a country within the United Kingdom.
|Needs assessment centre
|Needs assessment report
|Student Awards Agency for Scotland
|Student Finance England
|Student Finance Wales
|Student Loans Company
|Specific learning difference
|Student Finance NI
|Student Finance Northern Ireland
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