The children's daycare center "Caring for the Children of the AUC", located on the AUC New Cairo premises, is governed by a non-governmental organization (NGO) and administered by “The Early Years Company”. Priority is given to the children of the AUC staff and faculty.
It is an English medium daycare and preschool for children from one year old (and walking) through five years of age only.
It follows the American University in Cairo's calendar, so it is closed on the days the University is closed. The daycare stays open most of the summer, with a two-week vacation for the teachers and staff from August 1 to August 15.
Working hours are from 8:15 am to 4:00 pm, Sunday to Thursday, except for children who attend Late School till 4:45PM (exclusively offered to AUC Faculty & Staff).
During the month of Ramadan, the daycare closes at 3:00 pm.
Extra hours: From 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm is offered exclusively to AUC staff and faculty at an additional fee. Check out our rules and regulations.