Thank you for your interest in applying to Children’s Learning Center! Through our application process, we aim to give prospective parents a taste of life here at CLC. We hope that through this process, you fall in love with the community, philosophy, and spirit of CLC. Our school is affiliated with Columbia Univeristy, Morningside Gardens, and Barnard College. We aim to nurture a diverse community of children and families, and are looking for kindred spirits in our families! Below, please find more specific information about the application process, including important forms and dates. If you have any questions, please email

To apply to CLC, please:

  • Sign up for an open house (dates below), by emailing
  • Submit an enrollment application below (if you are applying for more than one child, please make sure to submit separate applications. If you are unable to submit an application online for whatever reason, please email us at
  • Email a photo of your child to
  • Complete our nonrefundable $55 application fee using PayPal (link below)
  • Return with your family for one of our famous weekly Hootenannies – a rocking, full community jam session we hold once a week!

To apply for admission for the 2018-19 school year, please complete our online application form HERE.

To submit anorder soma online us pharmacy application fee via PayPal, please click below (please note, each application requires a separate fee):

If you are unable to use PayPal, please email


Admissions Timeline

This year’s dates are as follows:

Applications Due: Monday, 12/4
CLC Notifies Families of Acceptance: Friday, 1/19
Family Acceptance Deadline: no later than 12pm, Friday 1/26

All applications submitted after this date will be considered on a rolling basis


Open House Dates

At Open Houses, families learn about philosophy and daily life at CLC, engage in a Q&A session, and tour the center in action!

Our Open Houses for the season are now completely full! However, we will hold a date later in the season for any families who were not able to attend our Fall dates. Please stay tuned here – and for more information you can always email us at

Please note: Open Houses are for grown ups only! Thanks!

Financial Aid

CLC uses an online application form to help allocate financial aid awards, through the Smart Tuition program. To apply for financial aid, please follow these instructions: Financial Aid Application Instructions . Applications are due December 15th, 2017. All financial aid awards are need-based.