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UKids - Child Care Programs Application

Welcome to UKids Child Care!  Apply Now!

For Summer Camp 2022, please apply as normal but select the Summer Camp Program of your choice as your preferred center.

Thank you for your interest in UKids Child Care Programs.  All applications are processed online, via this webpage; priority is given to families who are currently affiliated with the University of Utah. Due to the high volume of applications, UKids maintains a waiting list.  This waitlist is for all 3 of our center locations.  Once you join the waitlist, you are elligible for placement in any of the UKids--Child Care Centers. Your child will be placed on our waiting list when a completed waitlist application and fee have been received. 


  • The typical wait time for a family with an infant or toddler is 18 months after submitting an application.
  • The infant/toddler waitlist currently has 150 applicants.

The mandatory waitlist application fee for on-campus UKids Child Care Centers (Presidents Circle, East Village, and Guardsman Way) is as follows:

  • $100.00 per family.  This is a one-time, non-refundable fee (Presidents Circle Full-Time, East Village, and Guardsman Way). 
    Please make sure you are applying for the correct program as this fee is NOT REFUNDABLE.  

For tuition payments, if you are currently enrolled at a UKids Child Care Center, please see your specific center's website for tuition payment information.  

If you have any questions regarding payment or the payment process, please contact Center for Child Care and Family Resources at 801-587-7932.

If you would like to Apply, please click on the "Apply Now" button below.

Please note, submission of an application and/or application fee does not guarantee enrollment at any of the UKids Child Care Centers. You will be prompted to pay the non-refundable fee at the end of the application.  

For questions or concerns please contact the enrollment specialist at 801-587-7932 prior to submitting your application.   

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Child Care Center Tour

If you would like to tour the UKids – Child Care Centers, please complete our online form.  You are also welcome to call the centers directly and set up a tour directly with the office staff.  The phone numbers are: 

Guardsman Way: (801) 585-7474

East Village: (801) 585-0347

Presidents Circle: (801) 585-7393 

Please be aware it may take additional time to schedule tour requests via the online portal.  We thank you for your patience and understanding, and will do our best to schedule your tour in a timely manner.

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Pay Waitlist Application Fee online via credit card using our secure online form
Last Updated: 5/11/22