Infant & Toddler Care Parnassus - Marilyn Reed Lucia Child Care Study Center

The Marilyn Reed Lucia Child Care Study Center, at the Parnassus Campus, is sponsored by UCSF and managed and operated by Bright Horizons Family Solutions. The center serves 24 infants and toddlers between the ages of three months and 24 months. The program is available to parents on a two, three or five day a week schedule providing an environment where children are respected, valued and encouraged to grow. The center has a long history at UCSF and was reopened in 2011 as UCSF’s first dedicated infant/toddler center. The Center has an enrollment relationship with the Kirkham Child Development Center, UCSF’s preschool on the Parnassus Campus.The center is named in honor of the clinical psychiatry professor, Marilyn Reed Lucia MD, who was one of the first champions of child care at UCSF.

Wait Pool Application & Information

610 Parnassus Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94143-0968
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7:00 am-6:00 pm, Monday-Friday

Alecia Sifuentes, Director
phone: 415.504.7023
fax: 415.504.6978
e-mail: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

2016/17 Rates & Policies (Effective September 1, 2016)




Infants/Toddlers 2 days/wk3 days/wk5 days/wk
Full-Days7:00-6:00$1,119 per month$1,619 per month$2,381 per month
Yearly Fees
New Student Application Fee (Places Name in Wait Pool)$75
Continuing Student Registration (Due in Spring)$100
Drop-in Child Care for Enrolled Children$12/hr
NSF Fee$25
Late Payment Fee (Daily)$20

*Community rates apply when an enrolled family’s UCSF affiliation concludes. 
Contact the Site Director to inquire about community rates.