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Bates Short Term Cancelled - Should any refund be due?
Received a communication from Bates that they will prorate room and board for the Winter Term and nothing for tuition as classes will continue, albeit remotely. However, given that Bates has a single charge for the Fall and Winter semester but no charge for the mid-April to May Short Term, how do they account for the cancellation of the Short Term. You are required to take 2 Short Terms during your 4 year degree program. Clearly, they incur both tuition and room and board costs during this period. Just wondering how they handle this due to their no additional charge structure for short term. Any thoughts?6 replies