The UCSD Early Childhood Education Center provides full-time child care for children of full-time UCSD students, staff, and faculty, as well as a limited number of non-UCSD affiliates.
The UCSD Mesa Child Development Center offers part-time child care. The center offers two half-day sessions on weekdays:
UCSD affiliates (full-time students, faculty, and staff) and community who are parents may enroll their children ages 2 1/2 to 5. The part-time program emphasizes hands-on, child-driven learning, inspired by the Reggio Emilia philosophy.
"Connecting families San Diego County to subsidized early care, early education and childcare programs" This is a one-stop application for several subsidy programs for childcare centers, home day care and babysitting across San Diego County, some of which are close to UCSD. Visit www.childcaresandiego.com.
If you are thinking about attending UCSD get on childcare center waitlists early! Utilize the above off campus resources as supplemental and back up options in the case that a UCSD child care option does not work for you.