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University Nursery School

News & Events

Current happenings:

  • WE ARE HIRING a full time float at Jefferson as well as a Preschool Teacher.  Positions are full time, and you can visit our Join Our Team Page to apply!  College Street is hiring a part time 3-6pm Monday through Friday Position. 

  • All of our locations are working on their Parent Aware Ratings! Parent aware can be a great resource for families in need of Childcare Assistance, Nutrition Information, Health and Safety, Housing Assistance, Medical Assistance …and so much more! For more information visit  Learn - Parent Aware

  • College Street:  Our fingers are crossed our second play yard will be able to be funded and built this summer!

  • Coppertop:  New Infant room flooring coming soon.  

  • Jefferson:  Noise absorbing project happening in the preschool room!

NEW! Part Time Enrollment 

 Click Here for Rate and Policy information. 


**No current infant or toddler openings at any location**

  • College Street:  Part time M/F Preschool

  • Next Infant opening is Spring 2023

  • Jefferson: Preschool openings

  • Next Infant opening for 5 months and younger January 2023

  • Coppertop

  • Next Infant opening is Spring 2023




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.

Start or build your career with us! 

Check out our Jobs Page for more information on joining our team 


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.