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University Nursery School

News & Events

exciting project happenings:

  • Both Coppertop and College Street are working on their Parent Aware Ratings!  For more information visit  Homepage - Parent Aware

  • College Street:  Flooring project on deck 

  • Coppertop:  New Infant room flooring coming soon.  Sunshades coming for both playgrounds!

  • Jefferson:  Toddler Room and Preschool Room construction are complete!  Sunshade coming to the toddler playground soon!

NEW! Part Time Enrollment 

Opening at College Street in our Toddler Room and Preschool Room as well as at Jefferson for all ages (Infant, Toddler, and Preschool). Click Here for Rate and Policy information. 



  • College Street:  Full or Part time Preschool 

  • Jefferson: Full or Part time Infant, Toddler, and Preschool 

  • Coppertop: Preschool 




Our Mission

 Prepare the children in our community for a successful and fulfilling future throughout their education and beyond. We strive daily to provide loving care, as well as high quality and developmentally appropriate early childhood education; to provide environments, examples, and experiences that foster the development of healthy and appropriate relationships with self, others, and our environment; and to stimulate and cultivate cognitive, emotional, intellectual, social, and physical growth.

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Situated on the Scenic Byway, our central location is convenient for families working both downtown and up the hill.


Housed in the historic Jefferson Square building adjacent to the medical district, this center is especially convenient for any of Duluth’s hospital and downtown business employees.

College Street

Centered between the University of Minnesota Duluth and the College of Saint Scholastica.  It is a convenient location for staff and students of both facilities.