Welcome to the Family Development Center,
the early care and learning center at the
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.

What makes us unique?

Visit one of our classrooms. The difference is immediately apparent. You'll find:

  • Happy children.
  • A warm and bubbling atmosphere that promotes curiosity, exploration and active learning.
  • Dedicated, caring teachers who love their jobs and make children their priority.
  • An exceptional level of teacher-child interaction, made possible by our low child-teacher ratios.
  • Expert staff who are knowledgeable in the areas of child development and teaching.
  • A tasty, nutritious, awesome variety of home-made meals.
  • A welcoming, inclusive family community where you and your child will feel right at home.

Take a closer look...click on one of the program tabs above.

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