The 1098-T tax form is necessary for you to claim the American Opportunity or Lifetime Learning Credit. This information is for tax reporting purposes only and meets Trine University’s obligation for reporting per IRS guidelines. For questions about the tax credits, please contact your tax advisor or go to the IRS website and look at Publication 970.
To view and/or print the 1098-T tax form:
- Current Students:
- Login to myPortal → click on the Student tab → click on 1098-T Form Printing (located on the left-hand side)
- Alumni or Former Students:
- Login to myPortal → click on the Alumni tab → click on 1098-T Form Printing (located on the left-hand side)
Forms are available each year by the January 31st deadline.
If your parents claim you as a dependent, this is valuable information for them.