Child Care

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Quality child-care is essential to the educational goals of many CUNY students. University child-care programs serve students and their children in developmentally appropriate and culturally diverse early childhood, school age, and infant/toddler programs.

Professional staff provides flexible on-campus care and education to accommodate the needs of parents during the day, evenings and weekends. >>

Children's Gallery


Hostos College: Jayden - 4.4 years
Brooklyn College: Julia - 4 ½ years
Victoria - age 3

In the News

Commuting To Class — With the Kids

childcareBusy student parents can count on affordale, high-quality child care programs — not just babysitting — on many CUNY campuses.

By Richard Firstman

Early on the first morning of the new semester, Ebonie Council leaves her apartment in Flushing and navigates her three children under age 5 — to Long Island City, an eight-mile trip that takes an hour and a half by subway and bus.  >>

Doors Open for Young Minds: Lehman College and CUNY Dedicate Unique New Child Care Center

To give more students the opportunity to attend college—by providing convenient child care facilities—dignitaries from across the city and state of New York cut the ribbon on Lehman College’s new Child Care Center. >>

CUNY’s “Young Explorers” Discover IBM Computers

CUNY students have access to a number of resources enabling their success in the STEM majors—science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Now, the children of CUNY students will have heightened support in those areas.. >>


REQUEST for Staff/Faculty & Community Child Care Services Application :

Request Form <pdf>

Request Form  (Word Document) <doc>

Contact Us

Central Office of Student Affairs (COSA)

555 W. 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 646-664-8800

Student Affairs Staff