Cornell University Electronic Student Records Systems Project Report

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Appendix L. SPEEDE/ExPRESS Process



SPEEDE/ExPRESS uses electronic Data Interchange (EDI) to automatically respond to requests. AACRAO's Guide to Implementation of Electronic Transcripts and Student Records is available in hard copy and on-line. There is a Transaction Set (TS) for each step in the process (or transaction) used in receiving and responding to requests. Some of these are standard Transaction Sets and some of them were developed by AACRAO specifically for electronic transcripts. The Transaction Set consists of data elements that are captured to support and document the transaction. The steps in the process are:

In addition to the Transaction Sets that have been defined, as illustrated in the diagram above, AACRAO is working on the following Transaction Sets:

TS 188 is of particular interest for discussions of course documentation.