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Tax Benefits for Education

1098-Ts for the 2018 school year will be available no later than January 31, 2019.

Current Students: Follow these instructions to view and print your form electronically.

  1. Log into YES
  2. Click on Student Accounts
  3. Click on View 1098-T Forms
  4. Select appropriate tax year

Former Students: If you have not received your 2018 1098-T in 10 business days please CLICK HERE TO REQUEST A REPLACEMENT 1098-T.

You may also use the above link for previous year replacement requests.

Form 1098-T reports amounts paid in 2018 for qualified tuition, scholarship and grants processed in 2018 to students enrolled in courses at Vanderbilt University for which they receive academic credit.

Vanderbilt does not issue a 1098-T form if the student is enrolled in not-for-credit courses.

The information reported on the 1098-T form helps students evaluate whether he or she is eligible for an educational tax credit. IRS Publication 970, Tax Benefits for Higher Education provides detailed information.

See IRS Forms and Publications for more details. Although Vanderbilt University is unable to provide tax advice, we urge you to contact your tax advisor or the IRS at 800-829-1040 or if you have any questions regarding the HOPE or Lifetime Learning Tax Credits. If your question pertains to the 1098-T figures provided by Vanderbilt, please contact; put 1098-T in the subject line; please indicate your student's name and Commodore ID #, your question and a phone number where you may be reached. A Student Accounts representative will respond within 24 hours or you may check your Higher One e-bills for all billing information at

Tax Benefits for Education: For more information on tax benefits for education, see Publication 970.

 For Frequently Asked Questions click here