The 1098-T tax form is your record of the payments received for qualified tuition and fees charged by the UW Colleges for the calendar year.
For the 2019 Calendar Year this includes the following terms:
- Winterim 2019
- Spring 2019
- Summer 2019
Your 2019 Form 1098-T will be mailed by January 31, 2020 to your home address as listed in your PRISM account.
You can confirm your home address is correct by logging into PRISM and scrolling down to the Personal Information section of your Student Center page. If your address has changed, you can update/edit this information.
Depending on your income (or your family’s income, if you are a dependent), whether you were considered full or half-time enrolled, and the amount of your qualified educational expenses for the year, you may be eligible for a federal educational tax credit. You can find detailed information about claiming education tax credits in IRS Publication 970 Tax Benefits for Education.
The dollar amounts reported on your Form 1098-T may assist you in completing IRS Form 8863 Education Credits. IRS Form 8863 is the form used for calculating the educational tax credits that a taxpayer may claim as part of your tax return.
UW Colleges is unable to provide you with individual tax advice, but should you have questions, you should seek the counsel of an informed tax preparer or adviser.
- For more information about Form 1098-T,
- If you have additional questions regarding your 1098-T, you may also the Bursars Office at UWC-BursarsOffice@uwc.edu. If you just need a new form sent, please include your current address (if changed) in your email.
2017 and prior documents
If you need historical documents from before 2017, go to getmydocument.com to download your 1098T.
- Instructions for receiving your IRS FORM 1098-T
Frequently Asked Questions