Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What guidelines monitor this licensed Child Care Center?
Our guidelines are governed by DELACARE: Rules for early care and education and school-age centers.

Does this Center provide subsidies for Military?
The DSU Early Childhood Laboratory School participates in Military Fee Assistance Program.

What are the Lab School ADULT to CHILD ratios?

Age Group

DSU Lab School

Delacare Laws

Toddlers (12 months-36 months)

1: 5


Preschool 3’s



Preschool 4’s



Preschool 5’s











What time do the children eat meals?
Breakfast is served from 9:00 am-9:30 am
Lunch is served from 11:30-12:30 pm
Afternoon snack is served 3:00 pm-3:30 pm

What should I do if my key fob does not open the front door entrance?
Contact Ms. Williams 857-6731 to initiate reactivation by Public Safety.  If you have misplaced your key fob, there is a $15 replacement fee.

What is my CDL?
Child Development Lab. This assigned account number is used to pay your child’s tuition through the University Cashier with Cash or Money Order (Administration building 1st floor window) or through QuikPay (online) with credit card, bank card or internet check.