The following are child care, preschool, and kindergarten programs available to Rutgers employees and students. Employees in the Newark area can visit the Child Care Options for Rutgers-Newark Community website.

The Campus Kids Childcare Center

247 Somerset Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1832
Phone: 732-545-6681

Offering a 10 percent tuition discount to Rutgers faculty and staff, the school services daytime prekindergarten for New Brunswick residents. After school care (RU Afternoons) and a summer program for ages 2½ – 12, with no residence requirement. Accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

Douglass Psychology Child Study Center

Davison Hall
Douglass Campus
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Phone: 732-932-8881 or 9839
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Has flexible day care for children ages 2 – 6; study of children is done. The center also offers a summer program for children 6 – 9 years of age.

Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center (Small Wonders Preschool)

Gibbons Cabin
Douglass Campus
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Phone: 732-932-9137
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An enriched educational experience for preschoolers with autism and their typical peers.

CCLC at Piscataway

659 Hoes Lane West
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Phone: 732-699-1017
Email: nkovacs@cclc.com
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Offering a 35 percent tuition discount to Rutgers faculty and staff, the school services infants – 12 years old, and offers summer camp. CCLC facilities are open Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development - Piscataway

376 South Randolphville Road
Piscataway, New Jersey 08854
Phone: 732-981-1133
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Offering a 10 percent tuition discount to Rutgers faculty and staff, the school serves children from 6 weeks – 5 years old. A full-day academic kindergarten program is offered for 5 – 6 year olds. In the summer, a separate 11-week day camp program for 5 – 10 year olds is offered. Accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

The Learning Experience Child Care Centers

Phone: 877-844-9110

The Learning Experience Child Care Centers offer educational and enrichment programs for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years old. Centers offer technology, early reading, American Sign Language, before and after school programs. Nutritious lunch and snacks are provided (included in the tuition). A 15% discount is offered to current Rutgers faculty and staff. Offer valid at participating centers only. Enrichment programs and hot lunch programs vary according to location. For additional information including a listing of participating centers call or visit the website.

Nutritional Sciences Preschool

Davison Hall
26 Nichol Avenue
Cook Campus
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Phone: 732-932-8895
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Nursery school for children ages 3 – 4. Accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Hours of operation are MWF, 9 a.m. – noon for age 4; Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. – noon for age 3.

Pine Grove Cooperative Nursery School

9 Bayard Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Phone: 732-463-8555
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Offering a 10 percent tuition discount to Rutgers faculty, staff, and students, Pine Grove has classes for 2, 3, and 4 year olds. Daytime prekindergarten, with afternoon options. Toilet training not required. All teachers hold New Jersey State Certification.

Rainbow Academy Child Care Centers

600 Roosevelt Avenue
Piscataway, NJ 08854
732-699-1700 (Piscataway Center)
732-980-1900 (Main Office)

Rainbow Academy offers a discount on all early learning programs to Rutgers faculty, staff, and students at all 10 locations throughout New Jersey. A 10 percent discount for preschool and kindergarten age children and a 5 percent discount for infants and toddlers are offered. The discount is applied effective the date that proof of employment or student status is shown to the center Director. The discount is based on what the employee or student pays. Summer camp for school age children and ParentView Internet Monitoring are available. Hours are 7 a.m.– 6:30 p.m. with extended hours. Visit the website to view a virtual tour.

Rutgers–Livingston Day Care Center

49 Joyce Kilmer Avenue
Livingston Campus
Piscataway, New Jersey 08854
Phone: 732-445-4747
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Accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and staffed by highly qualified New Jersey certified teachers, the Rutgers–Livingston Day Care offers a full day care and education program for children age 2 – Kindergarten. Breakfast, lunch and snack are prepared on-site each day and served family style to all children at no additional cost to families. Current Rutgers faculty, staff, and students are given first priority for enrollment and discounted tuition rates. The center is open from 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, year round.