Is the first seat deposit binding?

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as stars burn
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Is the first seat deposit binding?

Postby as stars burn » Sun Mar 14, 2010 11:20 pm

The first half of my seat deposit is due at Chicago-Kent April 15th. I'm currently on 6 waitlists and would definitely like to try to wait some of them out for as long as I can (or at least until my second seat deposit is due in June). I'd be more than happy at Chicago-Kent if the other schools don't work out...but can I still withdraw if I get off a waitlist after I put down my first deposit? I've looked around on TLS and have found some answers, but it's not entirely clear to me. TIA!

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Re: Is the first seat deposit binding?

Postby starsong » Sun Mar 14, 2010 11:28 pm

Unless the school states it's binding, it's not. But look carefully at the forms, paperwork, admissions letter, etc.

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Re: Is the first seat deposit binding?

Postby eberl032 » Wed Mar 17, 2010 5:55 pm

Most schools dont make the first one binding, but you will only be partially refunded if you withdraw




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