Our Mission

To provide exemplary child care by offering a continuum of services tailored to meet the needs of families accessing the university.


For waitlist information click on the Current Waitlist Times tab under Admission and Waitlist information.

If your child was enrolled at UBC Child Care Services in 2014 and you are looking for a receipt for income tax purposes, send an email requesting the receipt to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  and include your child's first and last name.  

A recent article on Free-range kids was published in the Vancouver Sun.



Parent Resources

The Coalition of Child Care Advocates and the Early Childhood Educators of BC have released a Community Plan for a Public System of Integrated Early Care and Learning.

Throughout our website you'll find links to other websites that have additional information. Here are some websites you may find useful. Click here for Vancouver Coastal Health. The Government of Canada has launched the Childrens Health and Safety Campaign, with current news and resources for parents.  For other childcare options  the Ministry of Children and Family Development is informative.

The Coalition of Child Care Advocates of B.C has compiled a checklist for parents considering commercial child care.


UBC Day Care Council

The Daycare Parent Council represents and advocates for the families of UBC Child Care Services. Their next meeting will be January 8th, 2015 at 6:30 pm held at the main child care office


UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. We encourage all qualified persons to apply.

Click here for more information.


a place of mind, The University of British Columbia

Student Housing and Hospitality Services

Child Care Services
2881 Acadia Road
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1S1
Tel: 604-822-5343
Fax: 604-822-9195
E-mail: childcare@housing.ubc.ca

Emergency Procedures | Accessibility | Contact UBC | © Copyright The University of British Columbia