If my school does not send out 1098-t forms, can I still claim education expenses?

I am wondering if I can claim education expenses and receive an education credit without a 1098-t?  Also, if so, will this cause an audit since the school does not send out 1098-t and send that info to the IRS?
    Probably not.

    Does the school not send them because they aren't eligible?
    Does the school not send you one because grants and scholarships paid for your tuition?

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    You can file education expenses without the 1098t but must be certain that the school qualifies. Qualified schools usually sent the 1098t to students whose tuition exceeded their tax free sources like grants and scholarships.

    When you file, you must report all tax free sources like grants and scholarships that were used to pay tuition.

    Eligible educational institution. An eligible educational institution is any college, university, vocational school, or other postsecondary educational institution eligible to participate in a student aid program administered by the U.S. Department of Education. It includes virtually all accredited public, nonprofit, and proprietary (privately owned profit-making) postsecondary institutions. The educational institution should be able to tell you if it is an eligible educational institution.
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