Rutgers students on the Livingston Campus

Documents for Tax Preparation

The university provides student account information to help you to file your federal tax returns and to apply for education tax benefits. For general information on educational tax advantages, visit the Rutgers Tax Services website and the IRS Tax Benefits for Education Information Center.


1098-T Form: Tuition Payment Statement
Rutgers is required by federal law to report to you and the Internal Revenue Service certain information concerning your status on a tax form referred to as Form 1098-T Tuition Payments Statement. 

W-9S Form: Report Your Social Security Number or Tax ID
To prepare and submit the tax documents, your correct U.S. tax identification number is required. You are required to submit W-9S each year to our office.

Statement of Account
Rutgers provides a Statement of Account to facilitate the preparation of your federal tax returns, and to help determine whether you are eligible to claim education tax credits. 

Tuition Summary for the Calendar Year
If a student's qualified tuition and related expenses are paid entirely through scholarship and/or grant aid or waived, Rutgers provides a Tuition Summary for the Calendar Year.

Education Tax Benefits
Tax credits, deductions and savings plans can help students with their expenses for higher education.