NSI Releases

Information about the latest release for the National Student Index.

March 2018 - NSI Release (v.

Implemented on Saturday 17th March 2018.

This NSI release was to fix some minor defects.

October 2017 - NSI Release (v.

Implemented on Saturday 21st October 2017.

Changes include:

Search results

  • These will return the same number of records and the same scores whether searching via the web UI or via the REST and Batch Interfaces.

Alternate names

  • Adding a duplicate alternate name with a higher level of verification will be allowed. The alternate name will return the higher verification level.

Primary names

  • May be updated to an existing alternate name (the alternate name will be deleted)
  • Primary name verification can be updated to an equal or higher level of verification