Quantity and Educational Discount

Discussion in 'Buying Tips and Advice' started by Ryvius, Nov 3, 2008.

  1. Ryvius macrumors member

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    May 4, 2004
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    The scenario: Bought a MacBook 9 months ago on the educational discount at my school's bookstore. I've sold my iMac and am about to unload the MacBook to get a new unibody MBP.

    Apple's policies indicate that a college student can buy 1 computer per year at the educational discount price.

    If I buy the new MBP on Apple's website with the educational discount will they cross reference me with the receipt from the college bookstore and deny the transaction?

    Is this a deeper moral issue that warrants me waiting 3 more months before purchasing?

    Confused,
    Ryvius
     
  2. spacepower7 macrumors 68000

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    May 6, 2004
    #3
    Academic year

    Apple goes by Academic Year not Calendar Year, so the year changes June/July so you are in the clear.

    Go ahead and order
     

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