1098-T forms are generated for students who have a valid Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) or Social Security Number (SSN) on file with the Registrar’s Office, and who have paid tuition and fee expenses in the tax year in question.
For your 1098-T form to be automatically generated, you must have a valid Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) or Social Security Number (SSN) on file with the University Registrar’s Office.
To apply for a SSN, use Form SS-5, Application for a Social Security Card, available from your local Social Security Administration office or via www.ssa.gov/online. You may also obtain this form by calling 1-800-772-1213.
Additional information on applying for a SSN can be found at http://www.utdallas.edu/isso/ssn/.
To apply for an TIN because you are not eligible to get a SSN, use Form W-7,Form W-7, Application for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number, available from the IRS website at www.irs.gov or by calling 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676).
Then, provide a copy of the valid TIN or SSN card to the Registrar’s Office to get a 1098-T processed.
Access your online 1098-T as follows: