What tuition and fee charges are reported on the 1098-T?
Only tuition and fees required for enrollment at Rider University are reported on the 1098-T. These charges are:
- Tuition (including overload)
- Special course fees
- Student Teaching fees
- Student Activities fees
- Technology fees
- Orientation fees
What tuition and fee charges are NOT reported on the 1098-T?
- Room and board charges
- Student Insurance
- Student health charges
- Fines (i.e. parking, library, traffic, etc.)
Where can I obtain a list of payments made to Rider?
You can view your account history for the year by checking MyRider. If you are unable to access MyRider, please contact the Bursar's Office at (609) 896-5020 to request an account history.
Since I received a 1098-T form from Rider, am I qualified for one of the education tax credits?
Not necessarily. Determination of eligibility is the responsibility of the tax payer. You should consult your tax advisor or read IRS Publication 970 which can be obtained at www.irs.gov.
Why does Rider include the Social Security Number on Form 1098-T?
The IRS requires that the Social Security Number be printed on the form and submitted to the IRS.