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VARIABLE NAME: LEGRES

DESCRIPTOR: Legal Residency

DEFINITION: Defines a student's South Carolina legal residency status during the semester selected.

VALUES:
  • R = legal resident
  • N = not a legal resident

FIELD ATTRIBUTE: A1

NOTE: When legal residency is unknown, the student is not enrolled in any courses but for the sole purpose of graduating.

SOURCE: USC Enrollment and Degrees Awarded Files

EXAMPLE: To select students who are legal residents of South Carolina, type LEGRES='R' in the WHERE statement.