Student Demographics


Disability information is stored in SPRMEDI (form GOAMEDI). Any code that does not begin with “X” indicates a disability. There is another field, SPRMEDI_DISB_IND, indicating the primary disability, that should not be considered.

First Generation

First generation students for IRA is defined as parents having no college experience. That includes FAFSA parents (both parents) highest education is high school or less. If not FAFSA exists, a SAAADMS Attribute of FGS1 - High School or Less - Parent indicates the student is first generation

Traditional/Non-Traditional Age

SUNY defines traditional age as less than 25 years; non-traditional is anyone 25 or older.