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How to Request a Tax Transcript

Instructions on requesting a 2015 tax return transcript.

  • Go to www.irs.gov
  • Click on Get Transcript of Your Tax Records under the Tools section
  • Choose Get Transcript by Mail (It takes 5 to 10 calendar days for transcripts to arrive by mail.)
  • You need to sign in with your User ID. If you do not have a User ID, you must create an account.
  • Complete the requested information:  Social Security number, date of birth, street address, etc.
  • Get Transcript: Select Higher Education/Student Aid
  • Click on 2015 Return Transcript
  • When you receive the 2015 Tax Return Transcript by mail, please keep a copy for your records and submit a copy to the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships with your student ID number written at the top of the document.
  • If you did not file a 2015 federal tax return, you will be able to print an IRS letter that indicates you did not file.  Submit it to the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships with your student ID number written at the top of the document.