1098-T (Tuition STatement) information

What is A 1098-T?

1098-Ts are federal tax forms that are filed by eligible educational institutions for each student enrolled for whom a reportable transaction is made. Please see the IRS 1098 page for more information.

When will I receive my 1098-T?

1098-Ts will be mailed / available on Lighthouse by January 31. 

how can i access my 1098-T?

Please visit for instructions on how to view your 1098-T via lighthouse.

Why didn't I receive my 1098-T?

  • You do not have a valid SSN/TIN on file.
  • You do not have a valid address on file. 
  • You attended GCSC in the reported tax year, but registered and paid your tuition and related expenses in the prior calendar year.
  • Your qualified tuition and related expenses were entirely waived.
  • Your scholarships and grants total was higher than your qualified tuition total


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