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Tax Credits and 1098-T

1098-T Information

1098-T's will be available on NEST on January 31st for the previous year.

Creighton University is unable to provide tax advice to students or parents. It is the taxpayer's responsibility to determine and document the information used in their tax return. To learn more about Federal tax benefits and credits, please visit the following IRS websites:

Students who graduate or leave Creighton University can access their NEST account for up to 1 year after they leave the University.

NOTE: Students who are having difficulty accessing their NEST website may need to reset their password. Students can reset their password themselves by clicking on "Student/Faculty Login" then selecting "Click Here for Help with Login?" You may also call the Creighton Help Desk at (402) 280-1111, Option 1 for assistance.

Box 1: Qualified Expenses

As of the 2018 tax year, Creighton University is required to report payments received for qualified tuition and related expenses in Box 1 of the 1098-T form. The Box 1 amount will only include payments made for qualified tuition and related expenses and will not include the total amount of payments posted to your account. IMPORTANT NOTE: The amounts listed in Box 1 may not be the amount you can claim. Please refer to the IRS website or your tax professional for more information.