ELRC Fees & Tuition - 2024-2025 Academic Year 



  • A $215.00 advanced registration deposit must accompany each new student contract. The enrollment and advanced registration deposit are not transferable.
  • A separate enrollment contract must be submitted for each child. 
  • The ELRC school day runs from 8:00 am to 3:15 pm. Enrichment activities are provided from 3:15-5:30 pm each day at no additional cost to enrolled families.


Tuition Rates

Classroom Age Group Annual Monthly
Reggio Emilia Preschool                2 years                           $11,660                 $1,166                     
Reggio Emilia Preschool 2-3 years $10,030 $1,003
Reggio Emilia Preschool 3 years $10,030  $1,003
Reggio Emilia Preschool 3-4 years $10,030  $1,003
Reggio Emilia Preschool 4 years $10,030  $1,003
Montessori 3-6 years $10,610 $1,061


These rates are slightly below the 2016 national average for childcare costs according to the National Center for Education Statistics at the Institute of Education Sciences, part of the U.S. Department of Education (view the report). For information about need-based scholarships to support your child’s enrollment, or to explore opportunities for grant supported tuition for children of full-time University of Memphis students, email brooke.willis@memphis.edu