Welcome to University Child Care Center


Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Tracy S., Daycare Center Director, University Child Care Center, Chapel Hill, NC

Meet the Center Director

Tracy Suits

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Phone: +1 919-929-2662


Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

Infant boy crawling and smiling


An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

Toddler girl in a pink coat and two pigtails looking up and smiling


An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

Preschool girl with short, brown, curly hair sitting at a table and smiling


Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond


Meet Our Teaching Team

Chaka V., Daycare Teacher, University Child Care Center, Chapel Hill, NC

Chaka V.

I love teaching because: Children are warm, loving, compassionate and forgiving. They inspire me to be the best version of myself daily!

Teaching since: 2022

LaNeeka M., Daycare Associate Teacher, University Child Care Center, Chapel Hill, NC

LaNeeka M.

I love teaching because: These children are our future, and I hope the little things I do will help to make our future a little brighter!

Teaching since: 2010

Sheronda S., Daycare Associate Teacher, University Child Care Center, Chapel Hill, NC

Sheronda S.

I love teaching because: I love to see the smiles on the children's faces when they feel they have mastered a skill. I love it when they show me that I have helped them!

Teaching since: 2013


Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

Scientific experiments for Kids | STEM activities|Safety goggles|Bright Horizons

Our NAEYC Accreditation

Bright Horizons is committed to 100% NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) accreditation for all of our eligible child care centers and preschools.

Why NAEYC? Based on a multi-step process of continuous evaluation and improvement, NAEYC accreditation is the most comprehensive in the field, ensuring that our programs are informed by research and demonstrate high-quality standards.

NAEYC accreditation is our commitment to families. It is one way we provide the very best care and education for young children. Bright Horizons goes beyond what a traditional daycare would offer in order to establish a strong foundation for success in school and life.