Phone: (630 985-6077
Address: 7511 Lemont Rd., Darien, IL 60561
The Wilton School is located approximately 25 miles southwest of downtown Chicago in the Chestnut Court Shopping Center at the intersection of 75th Street and Lemont Road in Darien, Illinois. Public transportation is not available. Auto travel, livery, taxi or car-pooling is recommended. Please be sure to specify The Wilton School in Darien (as opposed to the Wilton Corporate Headquarters in nearby Woodridge) to drivers. Parking at the school is free. Please consult a travel agent or phone directory for car rentals or taxi, limo and shuttle services to and from hotels and airports.
Students must make their own lodging arrangements. There are numerous hotels and motels within five to seven miles of the school. Please consult your travel agent, phone directory or online service for lodging in the nearby suburbs of Bolingbrook, Burr Ridge, Darien, Downers Grove, Lisle, Willowbrook and Woodridge, Illinois. The following hotels are not endorsed, but suggested. Be sure to ask for the Wilton Industries Rate.
- Aloft Bolingbrook, 630-410-6367*
- LaQuinta Inn, Willowbrook, 630-654-0077
- * These hotels provide complimentary shuttle service to and from The Wilton School.
Students with beginning decorating skills are welcome. To succeed, students will need average hand strength and manual dexterity, along with a good understanding of spoken English. Some more advanced courses require prior decorating experience; please see course descriptions for details.
Students with special needs should contact The Wilton School prior to enrollment to determine if accommodations can be made.
Class space is limited, so sign up early. Registration fees and tuition fees must be paid in full at the time of enrollment. All registration fees and tuition fees must be paid in full three weeks prior to the first day of class. If full payment is not received within this time, your place in class will not be held. The Wilton School does not provide financial aid. Tuition and registration fees are subject to change.
The Wilton School reserves the right to expel any student, without obligation to refund tuition or fees, for disrupting classes, behaving improperly, or impeding other students’ work. In addition, if an instructor determines a student is unable to physically perform the functions needed to complete a class, she may recommend the student be dropped from class. In which case, a partial tuition settlement may be made at the school’s discretion.
The Wilton School does not have a provision for make-up classes. Students missing classes may make arrangements to attend other regularly scheduled sessions of the same course, subject to the approval of The Wilton School, the instructor, and class availability. The Wilton School reserves the right to cancel or change any class.
CANCELLATION AND REFUND
Students notifying the school of a cancellation prior to the first day of class will be refunded all paid tuition. Registration fees are not refundable or transferrable. Unused tuition fees can be applied to future Wilton classes starting within 90 days. After 90 days, the tuition fees will be refunded. Credit and debit card payments are refunded back to the card used for payment; cash payments will be returned by check.
Students notifying the school of a cancellation after completion of the first day of class will be refunded tuition on a prorated basis for the portion of the course attended. Registration fees are not refunded or transferrable.
Tuition and registration fees collected for classes cancelled by the Wilton School will be refunded.
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