Learn about SSCR Error Code 35 and how to correct the SSCR error on the Clearinghouse’s secure site. This error code is related to a Leave of Absence that has exceeded 180 days.
Welcome to the tutorial on SSCR error code 35. The purpose of this tutorial is to explain what SSCR error code 35 is, what causes it, and how to resolve the error.
Per the NSLDS, SSCR error code 35 is caused by a Leave of Absence that exceeds 180 days.
SSCR error code 35 occurs when a leave of absence exceeds 180 days. A school’s policy may allow a leave of absence to go longer, however per the FSA handbook; a leave of absence cannot exceed 180 days in any 12-month period. To resolve SSCR error code 35, update the student to a withdrawn status with an effective date either one day before or one day after the leave began. If a student returns from a leave of absence, update the student’s record to reflect the current term enrollment.
To resolve SSCR error code 35, first access the SSCR error report by logging onto the Clearinghouse’s secure site. After logging in, go under the ‘Student Reporting’ tab. And once there, click on the ‘Enrollment Reporting’ link.
On the next page, go under the ‘NSLDS Reporting’ tab. This will bring you to the list of SSCR error reports returned for your school with the most recent reports at the top of the list. Click on the hyperlinked number under the ‘# of Students with Errors’ column to access the list of students with errors.
This will bring you to the list of students with errors. Click on the hyperlinked SSN for the student with error code 35 that needs to be corrected.
The next page will show the student’s editable record. Update the enrollment status and status effective date to reflect a withdrawn status with an effective date one day before or one day after the leave began if the student did not return from the leave. If the student returned from the leave, update the enrollment status and status effective date to reflect the student’s current term enrollment. After updating the student record as needed, click the green ‘Submit’ button to send the record to the Clearinghouse for processing.
For additional assistance correcting SSCR error code 35, please reach out to us at SSCRerrors@studentclearinghouse.org.