Ohio University

Tax Benefits for Education

Form 1098-T Access

My OHIO Student Center

  1. Sign in to My OHIO Student Center
  2. Click on the "other finances" drop down box
  3. Choose "View 1098-T"

Authorized User

  1. Go to the Authorized User Portal and sign in
  2. Choose the View 1098-T link

A video tutorial for Form 1098-T is available that explains how to retrieve it from the My OHIO Student Center.

Form 1098-T Information

  • Effective January 1, 2018, tax law requires all educational institutions to report payments received for qualified tuition and related expenses (QTRE) in Box 1 of the Form 1098-T.  Scholarships & Grants awarded during the 2018 calendar year will continue to be shown in Box 5.
  • Please share the 1098-T information and your payment records with your tax adviser to determine your eligibility for education tax credits. Ohio University will not provide tax advice.
  • Detailed information education tax credits can be found at Tax Benefits for Education: Information Center.
  • Payment receipts can be accessed by selecting the 'Make a Payment' link in the Finances section of My OHIO Student Center.  Then select 'Payment Information.' The box titled 'Your Recent Payments' will list all personal payments received by Ohio University. 
  • The Account Itemization provides an inclusive view of charges, payments, financial aid, and enrollment for a specified semester.  The Account Itemization link is located in the Finances section of My OHIO Student Center.  Authorized users can also access the Account Itemization on the Authorized User Portal.
  • Need more information? View our Frequently Asked Questions.