Child & Family Studies Center

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Thank you for your interest in the Child and Family Studies Center (CFSC) at California State University, Northridge.

The CFSC is an educational setting for young children from the community, and their families. Additionally, the CFSC is an instructional unit and research laboratory for university students, faculty, and staff.

Family Admissions/Visitors:

The CFSC is open to children from the community. We currently offer one Full Day Preschool program and two Half-Day Preschool programs. A waiting list is maintained for each program. All families that are interested in enrolling a child should call to make an appointment to visit the program either alone or with the child. Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to schedule an appointment. Brochures and applications may be obtained by calling (818) 677-3131.

Admission Process:

When a space becomes available, parents with applications that are on file will be called. Early application is recommended, as many programs offered at the center tend to fill quickly.