Hours & Fees

Operating Hours

Monday – Friday, 6:45 a.m. – 6:15 p.m.

Note: Washington State law requires that children may only be at the Center for a total of 10 consecutive hours per day. In cases where families require extended-hours-care, parents must make arrangements with the office ahead of time.

Tuition & Fees

Please understand priority is given to BC students, staff, and faculty as well as Costco employees. Accommodating requests for care from BC/Costco families typically fills the Center.

Childcare Fee/Tuition Schedule (last update August 2015)

Nonrefundable Annual/Quarterly Registration Fee:

  • $100/Year per family upon enrollment & every July 1st.
  • $25/Quarter per family for BC quarterly enrolled student families.

*Subsidized Sliding Fee Schedule for BC Students & Staff, Costco Employees & Eligible Head Start Families only*

*BC/Costco Monthly Tuition (Priority Enrollment)

* To qualify for the following rates you must meet eligibility requirements & provide quarterly income verification. Full time BC student families may income qualify for an additional discount – see Center Director for application.

Family Income BC/Costco2-12 months12-36 months3-5 years
Level 3
Over $100,001
Level 2
$65,001 - $100,000
Level 1
Under $65,000

Morning only half-day blocks end at 12:30 PM. Children must be enrolled for a minimum of 2 blocks per week. One full day is considered 2 blocks. Part time is a minimum of 2 block per week.

Part Time Rates per Block, per Month

Each One-Half day block (5 consecutive hours)
Family Income2-12 months12-36 months3-5 years
Level 3
Over $100,001
Level 2
$65,001 - $100,000
Level 1
Under $65,000

Unscheduled Half Day

(dependent upon enrollment availability & office approval)
Infant/Young ToddlerToddlerPreschool

Priority is given for full time enrollment.
A 10% late fee will be charged for tuition payments received after the 6th of the month.

Community Monthly Tuition

(limited enrollment availability)
 2-12 months12-36 months3-5 years
Full Time Tuition$1684$1336$1112
Tuition for One Half-Day blockN/A$203$175