1098T FAQ

What is Form 1098-T (Tuition Payments Statement)?

Form 1098-T (Tuition Payments Statement) will be sent to students at North Carolina A&T State University who paid, or for whom a third party paid on their behalf, tuition and fees during each taxable year.

Why did I receive Form 1098-T (Tuition Payments Statement)?

This form is being sent to all students taking credit courses at North Carolina A&T State University during each tax year, regardless of whether they are eligible for a tax credit. Form 1098-T (Tuition Payments Statement) will be provided to assist in the determination of eligibility for an income tax credit on your income tax return. North Carolina A&T State University is required to issue a Form 1098-T by the IRS.

What if the information reported on Form 1098-T (Tuition Payments Statement) is incorrect?

If you find that the name and/or social security number reported on Form 1098-T (Tuition Payments Statement) is incorrect, please contact the Treasurer’s Office at (336) 334-7721.    

Why is the amount on my 1098-T different from the amounts listed in Aggie Access?

The only information that is included within your 1098-T is qualified tuition and fees which includes:

  • Tuition
  • Required Fees
  • Athletics Fees

 Will I qualify for a tax credit?

North Carolina A&T State University is not in the position to be able to provide you with tax advice or assistance in determining whether you are eligible to claim a credit or the amount of the credit. For assistance in the preparation of your income tax return, please contact a tax professional or refer to IRS Publication 970 (Tax Benefits for Higher Education).

How can I obtain another copy of my 1098-T?

You can also obtain your 1098-T online at https://heartland.ecsi.net. Once you access the website locate the statement that reads: "Tax season is here. Want to view your tax form?" and complete the following steps:

  1. Select "Click here".
  2. Type in the school name to select North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University. Highlight the school name and click Submit.
  3. Enter the required information:
    • First Name
    • Last Name
    • Social Security Number
    • Zip Code
  4. Click in the box next to “I’m not a robot”
  5. Click “Continue”. You will see the following: 1098t-T STATEMENT   STATUS Delivered ()+
  6. Click on the + sign to see what forms are available. 
  7. You much click on the "View/Print Statement" beside the year you need in order to pull up and print out the actual 1098T form. 

If you experience trouble with your web login, please contact Heartland ECSI at 866-428-1098.
*Neither your school nor Heartland ECSI can answer tax questions, you must contact your tax professional.