Tuition & Assistance

Affordable Early Care & Education

Our goal is to provide high-quality, accredited early care and education at a price all families can afford. As a nonprofit, Day Early Learning is proud to offer multiple opportunities for financial aid and assistance. Please read through our options below and contact a center for more information.

Partner Discounts

There is a $10 weekly discount if you are a corporate partner: federal, Indiana state government, military, IU Health, Phalen Leadership Academy, Park 100 or Early Learning Indiana employee. If you have more than one child enrolled at Day Early Learning, you also qualify for a $10 weekly discount.

Financial Aid

We accept many different financial aid options, including CCDF vouchers (Child Care Development Fund), On My Way Pre-K and the Indy Preschool Program. We also offer direct tuition scholarships for eligible families. See below for our Tuition Assistance Program eligibility. To learn about your financial aid options, please contact the office manager at your preferred center.

Tuition Assistance

Day Early Learning’s Tuition Assistance Program, funded by generous donors, enables eligible families to receive assistance with tuition.

In order to qualify, your family’s monthly income must fall in the range below and the parents must be employed or in school full-time. The chart below explains the level of assistance available to qualifying families. Please talk with your center director or office manager for more details.

Eligibility Calculator

Complete the form below to see if you quality for any discounts.

Full Fee Tuition Rates

The prices listed below reflect our full fee. Many families qualify for discounts or financial aid. Please check to see if you qualify.

  • Infants
    $315 weekly
    • 6 weeks - 12 months
  • Toddlers
    $265 weekly
    • 12 months - 36 months
  • 3-6 Years Old
    $214 weekly
    • 3 to 6 years old
*Tuition, fees and policies are reviewed on a regular basis and are subject to change.

Payment Policy

There is a one-time enrollment fee of $30. Tuition is due on the Friday prior to the week of service. Your weekly fee remains the same regardless of your child’s attendance, illness, observed holidays and emergency closings with the exception of approved vacation. Click here for our vacation policy information.

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