Child Care Terms and Definitions

Child Care Terms and Definitions


Campus Child Care Center

Student: An individual who is enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program

Non Student: Faculty, staff, alumni, and community

Full-time: 4 or 5 days per week; any number of hours in a day; same days every week

Part-time:

Registration Fee: Students and non-students pay a non-refundable $30 registration fee. The $30 registration fee is charged each time there is an interruption in childcare service.

Deposit: A non-refundable one week deposit must be paid at registration by both students and non-students; this deposit is applied to the last tuition payment.

Hot Lunch (served year-round): Fees vary by semester

  • Fall 2012 (16-week semester) — Full-time $160; Part-time $96
  • Spring 2013 (15-week semester) — Full-time $150; Part-time $90
  • Summer 2013 (12 weeks) — Full-time $120; Part time $72
  • Breaks — Full time $10 week; Part-time $6 week

Additional Days and School Age: When space permits, additional days can be scheduled. A two-day notice along with payment is required in advance.

Payment is non-refundable and required whether or not your child attends. Additional days scheduled cannot be switched. Additional day forms are available at the Campus Child Care Center.

Late Fees: $20 charge per child if the child is not picked up by 5 p.m. This must be paid before the child returns to the center.