The 1098-T Tuition Statements are issued each year by January 31st.  1098-T forms are mailed to all students who have been billed for qualified tuition and fees in the previous calendar year, using the mailing address on record in Banner (please make sure your information is always current).  Students may also obtain a copy of their 1098-T form at www.1098t.com .

Please note that, while it is our goal to provide the highest level of customer service, the Bursar’s office cannot provide anyone with any tax advice.  For more information on tax benefits for education and qualified expenses see: IRS Publication 970 .  For more information on the 1098-T form see: Form 1098-T Tuition Statement (IRS) . 

Filer's Information FILER’S information: This box contains the Bursar’s Office address and telephone number. 

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Filer's ID Number FILERS’S federal identification number:  This box contains UWG federal identification number.

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1098 T Box 2 Box 2: indicates the total amount billed for qualified tuition and related expenses less any related reductions in charges.  Since there is an amount provided in box 2, box 1 is blank.  Box 1 should always be blank.

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1098 T Box 5

Box 5: indicates the total of all scholarships and/or grants administered and applied to the student’s account by the UWG.  The amount of scholarships or grants for the calendar year may reduce the amount of any education credit or deduction you may claim for the tax year.  

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1098 T Box 8 Box 8: indicates whether a student was considered at least a half-time student.  Undergraduates must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours to be considered at least half-time.  Graduates must be enrolled in a minimum 5 hours to be considered at least half-time.   

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1098 T Box 9

Box 9:  indicates whether UWG considers you to have been enrolled in a program leading to a graduate degree, graduate-level certificate, or other recognized graduate-level course work during the specified tax year.

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1098 T Student Information

Student’s information: These boxes contain the student’s full legal name and mailing address (the mailing address on record in Banner). 

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