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Children's Learning Center

The Children's Learning Center (CLC) provides a positive learning environment for young children and a lab site for Early Childhood Education students. The CLC is a state-licensed child-care center.

Registering for childcare and preschool is a two-step process:

  1. Complete an application.
  2. Pay registration fees in Registration A258, either in person or over the phone (815) 455-8588. The Children's Learning Center can not accept payments.
Blocks at Preschool

Learn about…


  • 15 month through 3-year-olds
  • 3 to 5-year-olds


  • 3-year-olds
  • 4-year-olds
  • 5-year-olds