Life on Campus

Schedule and Fees

Hours of Operation

The UMass Boston Early Learning Center is open year-round, Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. The program will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Presidents’ Day
  • Patriots’ Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day

A list of the exact dates for these holidays is distributed each year in September. Additional closure dates may be scheduled during the year for cleaning or teacher training, but the program will not be closed for more than 14 total days per year.


Toddlers (Ages 15 months–2 years, 8 months) $59/day
Preschool (Ages 2 years, 9 months–6 years) $47/day

Financial Assistance for Families

When applicable and as space permits, this fee may be subsidized by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. See the following page for more details about eligibility requirements. Child care vouchers are also accepted.

All parents must sign a fee agreement and present verification of family income in order to qualify for tuition subsidies. Additional documentation, such as verification of Harbor Point residency, Social Security numbers, and children’s birth certificates, may also be required. These requirements are determined by the funding source and will be explained to you at the time of enrollment.

Early Learning Center

Program Location:
2 Harbor Point Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125


Mailing Address:
UMass Boston
Early Learning Center
100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125
Phone: 617.287.6195
Fax: 617.265.1769


Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.