Frequently Asked Questions: Tuition Tax Receipts

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What is a designated educational institution?

The University of British Columbia is a designated educational institution.

What is a qualifying full-time educational program?

A qualifying full-time program:

  • lasts at least three consecutive weeks, and
  • requires a minimum of 10 hours of instruction or work each week. Instruction or work includes lectures, practical training and laboratory work.
What is a specified part-time educational program?

A specified part-time program:

  • lasts at least three consecutive weeks, and
  • requires that each student spend not less than 12 hours in the month on courses in the program.

Instruction or work includes lectures, practical training, and laboratory work.

How do I know when my T2202A is ready for download?

Students who have enrolled in eligible courses or programs will receive a notice by email or post that their T2202A tax certificate is available for download from their online account profile by late February of the calendar year following their course start date. If you do not receive this notification, please contact the program department responsible for your program to confirm your contact information.

How do I download and print my T2202A from my student profile?

I have a UBC Extended Learning Online Registration System Account.

  • Go to the "Sign In" page.
  • Enter your email address and password and then click "Login".
  • After logging in, you will see your name near the top right of the screen. Click on the down arrow to view the sub-menu and choose “My Reports”.
  • On the "My Reports" page, click "T2202A Tax Receipts".
  • The default tax year should be the previous calendar year. Click "View Report". A new window will open to display the certificate as a PDF* file. Clicking "View Report" the first time will create an original T2202A certificate. If you return to your online account later and click "View Report" again, it will generate a T2202A marked as duplicate.
  • If you forgot your password, please use the password recovery process to reset your password. You will be asked to provide the answer to a security question before you can complete this process.

I don’t know if I have or do not have a UBC Extended Learning Online Registration System Account.

Try one of the following:

  • Create a new online account by going to the "Sign In" page
  • Click "Don't have an account?" and create a new account. 

or,

Contact us at 604.822.1444, Monday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm Pacific Time to create/reset your password and/or security question

  • After receiving your temporary password, please go to the "Sign In" page (near the top right of the screen)
  • Enter your email address and temporary password and then click "Login"
  • After logging in, please reset your password. To do so, click on the down arrow beside your name (near the top right of the screen) to view the sub-menu and choose “Edit Profile”
  • Open the “Login” section, enter your new password twice as indicated and click “Submit”. You are now logged in
  • To view and print your T2202A certificate, hover over your name (near the top right of the screen) to view the sub-menu and choose “My Reports”.
  • On the "My Reports" page, click "T2202A Tax Receipts"
  • The default tax year should be the previous calendar year. Click "View Report". A new window will open to display the certificate as a PDF* file. Clicking "View Report" the first time will create an original T2202A certificate. If you return to your online account later and click "View Report" again, it will generate a T2202A marked as duplicate

* Note: You will need Adobe® Acrobat Reader to view the PDF document. Download the free reader.

I still have unanswered questions.

Please call 604.822.1444, Monday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm Pacific Time.