Host Reverse Transfer Course Detail File: Header Record Layout

Example of a Header Record: RTCD1|123456|00|20140924|ExampleFile

Field Name Required Field Length Type Comments
Record Type Required 5 Alphanumeric Value for the field is RTCD1
OPEID or Organization ID Required 6 Alphanumeric
  • Must be 6 digits
  • Must be a valid Organization ID
  • System of Institutions – NSC will provide a unique Organization ID after the Reverse Transfer Service Agreement is signed
OPEID Branch Code Required 02 Numeric Must be 00
File Certified Date Required 8 Numeric Date the file was certified by the host institution (YYYYMMDD)
Client File ID Required 50 String Name of the file coming from the host (maximum allowed length is <= 50 characters)


Was this article helpful?

Related Articles