Tompkins Cortland Community College offers child care services in two centers on campus, The Arthur Kuckes Childcare Center and the FSA Childcare Center. Both are licensed, not-for-profit child care facilities providing services to children of college students, faculty, staff and as space permits, members of the community. The Centers provides care from six weeks through pre-kindergarten. Students have first priority, and a sliding fee scale is offered to students to help with the cost of child care. The Centers also participate in the DSS Childcare Subsidy program. The Centers are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. with before- and after-care available for an additional fee 7:30 - 8 a.m. and 4 - 5 p.m.
To provide child care services to the College campus and the local community in a safe and nurturing environment which promotes the social, emotional, physical, language, and cognitive development of children.
Infant program 6 weeks - 18 months
Toddler program 18 - 36 months
Early registration is essential to reserve a place for your child. You will receive a registration packet which will include general information, a confidential income statement and a medical form which is to be filled out and signed by your physician. A nonrefundable $50 registration fee must be included with your completed registration packet and will assure you a space in our program. Preference is given to children of students and those children requiring full-time care.
For more information on Child Care or to ask questions about the application process, please contact the Center Director, Casey Goodwin, at 607.844.8222, Ext. 4477.
Completed applications can be returned via mail, fax, or email:
Mail: Tompkins Cortland Community College
P.O. Box 139, 170 North Street
Dryden, NY 13053-0139
Email: Casey Goodwin at email@example.com
The Arthur Kuckes Childcare Center at Tompkins Cortland Community College is participating in QUALITYstarsNY rating and improvement system for early childhood programs.