Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 47.63
Liaison Dennis Carlberg
Submission Date Dec. 14, 2011
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STARS v1.1

Boston University
PAE-T2-4: Childcare

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Mike Kerr
Sr. Compensation Analyst
Human Resources
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Does the institution have an on-site child care facility, partner with a local facility, and/or provide subsidies or financial support to help meet the child care needs of students, faculty, and staff?:

A brief description of the child care program, policy, or practice:

Boston University has two childcare centers on campus. The Boston University Children’s Center is a full-time early childhood education program. The Preschool is a part-time program affiliated with the School of Education.

The Office of Family Resources is committed to helping Boston University community families manage the challenges of work life and family life. They provide referral services and resource materials for parents seeking childcare, information about how to find BU students interested in babysitting, education programs co-sponsored with the Faculty/Staff Assistance Office, school vacation programs for children in Kindergarten through fourth grade during the February and April school vacation weeks, and a recreational summer camp program for children entering Kindergarten through fourth grade during summer school vacation weeks.

The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

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