Early Learning Center - Registration & Openings

The Center is open year-round (August through July). A $100 non-refundable registration fee will hold a space for your child from the time and the date that you register until the year begins. Registration takes place every March. For more information, a tour of the facility, and tuition rates, please call or e-mail the Center at (203) 254-4028.

Operating Hours

The Center provides an extended full-time day program, from 7:30 a.m. through 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The Center closes for holidays and for professional training days for staff each year, and remains open throughout the year, except for possible inclement weather. All holidays, absences and closings are charged throughout the year.


The Center currently has full-time and part-time openings available for preschool children ages 2 to 6 years. Please contact Colleen Curtin, Director of the Early Learning Center at (203) 254-4028 or via e-mail at ccurtin@fairfield.edu. The Center is open to children of Fairfield University employees as well as residents of surrounding communities.