Tax Forms and Information

Bowdoin College provides all students with IRS form 1098-T, Tuition Statement, in January.

Bowdoin College reports the amount of qualified tuition and related expenses paid during the tax year. The 2019 1098-T will be available by January 31, 2020.

Amounts reported as paid in 2019 will include:

  • Checks mailed to the Bowdoin College Bursar’s Office at 5420 College Station, Brunswick, ME with a postmark of December 31, 2019 or prior.
  • Checks received at our Bank of America lockbox in Boston, MA by December 31, 2019.
  • Wire transfer payments credited to Bowdoin’s bank account on or before December 31, 2019.
  • Tuition Management Systems (TMS) installment payments received at TMS on or before December 31, 2019.
  • Online payments made via QuikPay on or before December 31, 2019.

If you have questions about how this reporting change will affect you, you should consult a tax professional.

For more information about Form 1098-T, visit

Additional details are available in the navigation menu, including information on the 1098-T, 1098-E, and taxability of scholarships.