Accessing The IRS Tax Return Transcript Online

If student or parent are not eligible to utilize the IRS Data Retrieval tool then a copy of Tax Return Transcripts are needed in order for your verification to be completed. Transcripts can be accessed online.

Your personal information will be needed to order a Tax Return Transcript. You will need your SSN, Date of Birth and address used at the time you filed your taxes.   

“When requesting Tax Return Transcripts do not use the option to forward transcripts to a third party, due to we will not be able to match transcript to student file.

Transcripts must be sent to tax filer.”

How to Access IRS Tax Return Transcript(s) Online:

  1. Go to .
  2. Click on "Get Transcript Online".

    Order IRS Transcript
  3. Sign In if you have an account or Sign Up to create or reactivate your account.
  4. Follow the steps on the IRS website for access to your Tax Return Transcript information.

NOTE:   If you are having issues accessing information, contact the IRS at (800)908-9946.  Tax filers who are not able to request a Tax Return Transcript specifically due to "Identity Theft", contact the IRS toll-free number at (800)908-4490.

 Last Modified 3/5/15