How to Enroll Your Child in MTSU Child Care Lab

 

Step 1 - Register on the Waiting List

 

The MTSU Child Care Lab maintains a waiting list of applicants. You must first get on our waiting list before you can apply for a vacancy.

  • Complete form
    or
  • Call the Child Care Lab at 615.898.2970 to submit your child's name to the waiting list.

 

Step 2 - Receive Notification of a Vacancy from the MTSU Child Care Lab

 

 A representative of the MTSU Child Care Lab will contact you when there is a vacancy. If you decide to take the available spot, a pre-enrollment visit is required by the state.  At this visit you can submit a completed application packet and pay the deposit.

Wait for notification of a vacancy before proceeding.

 
Forms to bring with you on this visit include:

 

 

Important Numbers

MTSU Child Care Lab
615-898-2970

Department of Human Services
615-848-5153

Child Care Certificate Program - Financial Assistance
615-848-5153

Tennessee Child Care Referral Service
1-866-446-6006


Concerns

If you have a concern about an existing child care agency or wish to report an illegal operation, please call the Department of Human Services complaint hotline:

Nashville Area
615-313-4820

Long Distance
1-800-462-8261