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Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

2023 - 2024 Annual Fees 

2023 - 2024 Fees1
(Fees listed are due annually, per student) 
Registration Fee $250
Materials/Technology Fee $300
Building Fee


FACTS Enrollment Fee


2023 - 2024 Monthly Tuition

Age-Level Class

2023-2024 Tuition Tiers
(Tuition listed is per month, excluding fees)

Standard Tuition
LSU Students
LSU Students
Infant Class
(up to 11 months old) 
Young Toddler Class2
(12 months old to 2 year-old)
Toddler Class
(2 year-old to 2 1⁄2 year-old)
$1,006 $930 $855
Young Preschool Class2
(2 1⁄2 year-old to 3 year-old)
$1,006 $930 $855
Preschool Class
(3 and 4 year-olds)
$958 $887 $815

1 The non-refundable annual Registration Fee will be collected in the FACTS Tuition Management platform during the annual registration process. The non-refundable annual Material/Technology and Building Fee may be paid up front or paid in monthly installments along with the monthly tuition payment.

2 The ECELP currently offers three tuition tiers based on age-level and class size: Infant, Young Toddler, Toddler, Young Preschool and Preschool. The two additional tiers have been established (Young Toddler and Young Preschool), which will better align the instruction for the younger age-levels and provide appropriate adult-to-child ratios considered model/best-practice in early childhood education.

Tuition Assistance 

Child Care Assistance Program 

To support all families in accessing high quality child care, the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) provides financial assistance to low-income families while they are working or attending school.

CCAP Household Eligibility
Post Office Box 260037
Baton Rouge, LA 70826
Telephone: 1.877.453.2721
Fax: 225.342.3906

STEPS Online Guide to Child Care Assistance

It’s tough to find affordable child care, especially for kids under 5. And what about the summer months when there’s no school in session to reduce the cost? For some families, it’s just too much, and they need help. The following guide walks through public child care
assistance, state resources, and other sources of help for you and your little ones.

For more information on the STEPS Guide to Child Care Assistance, click here.


Our Preschool was awarded the Child Care Access Means Parents In School (CCAMPIS) grant, which means:

  • discounted tuition for eligible families
  • high-quality early childhood services for your child
  • peace of mind for your family while finishing your degree

For more information on CCAMPIS, click here. 

Child Care Aware of America

Child Care Aware of America partners with the United States Military and Department of Defense to serve and support their families through the Fee Assistance and Respite Child Care Programs.  Eligibility varies by branch of service.

For more information on programs and assistance, click here.



LSU Early Childhood Education Laboratory Preschool
Telephone: 225-578-7882
4001 Gourrier Lane
 Baton Rouge, LA 70803





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