Child Care Services

All ISU campus child care programs are accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), and have all received a level 5 on the Iowa Quality Rating System (QRS). Additional campus and community child care services are also listed below.

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University Child Care Center @ Veterinary Medicine

Infant through pre-school/Drop-in care

University Community Childcare

Infant through school-age

ISU Child Development Laboratory School

Infant Through Preschool


The Comfort Zone

Child care for sick kids

Child Care Resource & Referral

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