Humboldt State University

Child Development Lab

Child Development Laboratory

1 Harpst Street, Arcata, CA 95521    |    Phone: 707.826.3475   |    Alternate Phone: 707.826.3471    |    Fax: 707.826.4270    |



The Child Development Lab (CDL) at Humboldt State University is currently enrolling children for virtual preschool fall 2021. Serving a community for half a century with promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion, our adaptive and innovative nationally accredited preschool program offers virtual learning experiences for children and families in Humboldt County. Openings are for children (2 years and 9 months up to 5 years in age) and full tuition scholarship will be provided to all enrolled children to share the challenges with the families under the COVID-19 pandemic.

* Virtual Preschool Period: 9/13/2021--11/19/2021
* Enrollment Period: 6/1/2021-6/30/2021 (possibly close early)

You can expect the followings:
* Weekly 4 short live sessions (15 min) over 10 weeks (9/13/2021-11/19/2021) considering young children's development, experience, temperament and attention span in virtual learning
* Small group of 5 children in one live session
* Weekly multiple recordings of various activities over 10 weeks
* Developmental screening tool (ASQ) provided for family use and discussion with your child’s teacher
* Weekly virtual visits and conferences with teaching staff throughout the semester for family check-in, support, and questions and idea sharing (e.g., Jillian and Polly's hours)
* Resources for families

 If you have questions about our program and enrollment, please contact us at or visit the enrollment page.   



 If you have questions about our program and enrollment, please contact us at

You can learn about our program by watching this video:

The CDL: 50 Years of Excellence

California Licence Number 121303248

NAEYC Number 292353