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The Higher Education Client Assistance Tool (HEPCAT) enables Higher Education and VSL providers to prepare, validate and transfer data required under the Higher Education Support Act 2003 (HESA) to the department.

HEPCAT will be decommissioned once TCSI is fully operational and providers have transitioned.

This glossary item applies to the collection types: 
Higher Education Student Collection
Higher Education Staff Collection
VET Collections
University Applications and Offers Collection