Office of the Bursar

The Billing and Payment Gateway of UMass Amherst

Retrieve Your 1098-T Online

  1. Log into SPIRE

             a.  Current Students and /or Alumni who know your SPIRE login: SPIRE Login

             b.  Inactive Students or Alumni who need assistance with login: SPIRE Login Help


            Former Mount Ida Students onlyIf you have any questions regarding your tax form

            please contact


     2.  Once in SPIRE, select Consent for 1098-T-as shown below.

     3.  You only need to consent once to view or print your 1098-T.

     4.  Click View 1098-T as shown below.

     5.  1098-T forms are usually available in SPIRE by early January.

     6.  If the student does not consent to receiving the 1098-T statement through SPIRE, it is mailed to the student's 

          permanent address that's listed in SPIRE - postmarked no later than January 31st.