Dickinson College Children's Center has a limited number of spots available for children, therefore, a waiting list is maintained.  Please keep in mind that your placement can change due to priority and once the class birthdates are set for the following fall.  Priority is based on application date and code as follows:


CC-DCCC employee's child


CF-Dickinson College employee or student's child with sibling currently enrolled at DCCC


DE-Dickinson College employee or student's child


F-Child with sibling currently enrolled at DCCC


G-Child whose parent is a Dickinson College alumnus/alumna


GP- Dickinson College employee's grandchild


RC-Community member who receives tuition assistance from CCIS(Child Care Information Services) 


P- Child was previously enrolled in DCCC



R-Community member's child  


DCCC also accepts children who are subsidized through CCIS or other agencies.

To find out more about the CCIS program, contact:

Child Care Network
Suite 201
1416 Trindle Road
Carlisle, PA 17013

The wait list for the 2016-2017 school year has been removed due to working on enrollments for the 2017-2018 school year.  


Please email Gina at vankirkr@dickinson.edu with any questions that you may have.   Please continue to the bottom of the page to access our wait list application and other documents.  Thank you!



Please download and print the waiting list application form from the link below.


Return to:

Dickinson College Children's Center
PO Box 1773
Carlisle, PA 17013


 Enrollment Handbook (effective June 2011)


Family Handbook 


Dragons I & II Family Handbook


Wait List Application (updated 6/2012)


Additional DCCC Policies & Procedures:

DCCC Guidance Procedures


College Verified Sabbaticals


DCCC Snack Guidelines