The Answer Sheet: double depositing


Posted at 06:31 AM ET, 04/01/2010

The problems with double depositing: Part 2

Michael Sexton, vice president of enrollment management at Santa Clara College in California, explains why colleges and universities "strongly discourage" double depositing. For one thing, it "gums up the works on wait lists."

By Valerie Strauss  |  06:31 AM ET, 04/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Admissions | Tags:  college admissions, double depositing

Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 04/01/2010

Is it okay to double deposit at colleges? Part 1

April 1st is the traditional day that colleges and universities tell high school seniors if they have been accepted or not. Those kids lucky enough to have options sometimes can’t make up their minds by the May 1 decision deadline and put down deposits to hold a place at more than one school. Should they?

By Valerie Strauss  |  06:30 AM ET, 04/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Admissions, College Admissions, College Admissions | Tags:  college acceptances, college admissions, double depositing