Child care & family services

Early Childhood Education Programs: Listings of university child-care programs for families of students, faculty, and staff.

Child Study Center: Research, teaching, and training facility administered by the Institute of Human Development. Integrates research on children and families with the University Preschool, an educational program for preschool-aged children.

Student Parent Center: Support services for student parents making the initial transition to Berkeley and for continuing students experiencing pregnancy, childbirth, and first-time parenting.

Housing for student families

Lair of the Golden Bear: Family camp run by the California Alumni Association.

Student Parent Handbook: (PDF)

Student Parent Association for Recruitment and Retention

Work and Family: An online guide to help campus faculty and staff juggle work and family responsibilities. Includes family-friendly UC policies and benefits, information on flexible work arrangements, tips on choosing child care, resources on elder/adult care, and links to campus and community resources.

Berkeley Parents Network: Public internet bulletin board for exchange of information on community services.