Rights and responsibilities

Who is protected?

The categories of people covered by higher education institution provisions are:

  • Prospective students (in relation to admissions arrangements).
  • Students at the institution (including those absent or temporarily excluded).
  • Former students (if there is a continuing relationship based on them having been a student at the institution).
  • Disabled people who are not students at the institution but who hold or have applied for qualifications conferred by the institution