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On-Campus Daycare

Highland Discounted Campus Daycare

Highland students are welcome to participate in drop-in childcare located at the YMCA. With the center located right on campus, part-time and full-time HCC students are eligible to drop their children off while attending class. The weekly fee is based on a student’s PELL eligibility. Statements are issued from the YMCA of Northwest Illinois.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday-Friday
  • 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Maximum hours of care based on enrollment status


Applications will continue to be accepted for pre-school (3-5 years) and evening hours (after 5 p.m.) for 2-10-year-olds through the fall semester.

Contact Information

For more information, contact Highland Community College at 815-599-3582 or the YMCA at 815-235-2467