Doing your child care budget? Child care is the fourth greatest expense for most working families, right behind housing, food and taxes. Find out what to expect by checking out local market rates for child care in Salt Lake and Tooele Counties.
If you are seeking financial help there may be programs available for you. Learn about eligibility requirements and how to apply for the following programs:
Child Care Access Means Parents In School (CCAMPIS)
The Child Care Access Means Parents In School (CCAMPIS) program is a federal grant funded by the U.S. Department of Education to support student-parents as they complete their education. Students who are eligible may receive financial support for up to 85% of their child care costs while in class and/or studying. Visit CCAMPIS to learn more.
Funding is provided by the Associated Students of the University of Utah (ASUU) Student Government and is available to any student parents (regardless of income) who are experiencing a financial hardship and need support paying for child care while completing their semester course work. Visit School-Life Scholarship to learn more.