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Student Accounts

1098T Forms & Information

2020 Tax Reporting Year

Attention DEGREE SEEKING Students:

The Office of Student Accounts published the 2020 1098-T forms electronically on January 25, 2021. The forms are processed for DEGREE SEEKING students only.  Email notifications were sent to students and Authorized Payers. 

For degree seeking students who were not enrolled in the spring 2021 term or didn't opt in for electronic only delivery, a paper 1098-T document was mailed to the home address on file on the back of this letter

Navigation to ACCESS the form online:

Student Access (for enrolled students)

Login to and click on Self Service Student Homepage, then Student Center  and scroll down to the FINANCES heading.  Click on View Bills which links you to Butler University's E-Bill & E-Pay system.  From the menu on the left, select Tax Forms.  You may print the document or save it as a PDF file if needed.        

Authorized Payer Access: 

Go to and enter your User ID and password.  Slect Tax Forms in the menu on the left.

Students no longer enrolled:

If you received an email notification, the form was mailed to the home address currently on file on the back of this letter.  If you would like to access the form electronically, please email from your BU email address and a representative will assist you with navigation instructions. 

Please note:

The 1098-T information is for tax reporting purposes only and meets Butler University's obligation for reporting per IRS guidelines. The 1098-T information pertains to the American Opportunity and Lifetime Learning tax credits. Our office recommends consultation with a qualified tax advisor or the IRS at (800) 829-1040 to determine eligibility for tax credits and interpreting the information our office provides.  The Office of Student Accounts' staff is not trained in tax preparation and cannot determine eligibility for tax credits.


Do you want to EXPEDITE receipt of your 1098-T form by consenting to an electronic format?


Login to 
Click on Self Service Student Homepage, then Student Center
Under the FINANCES heading, click on View Bills
Select Tax Forms on the left menu
Select Sign up under the Sign up for paperless delivery  heading