Family Services

Campus Address
121-50 USB
Mailing Address

121 University Services Building, Suite 50
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the free, Finals Child Care program dates have been cancelled for the Fall 2020 semester.

This collaboration between Little Angels Learning Center and UI Family Services provides student parents with free, safe and quality child care during final exams to help them achieve academic success. Little Angels Learning Center celebrates the uniqueness and acceptance of all cultural and diverse backgrounds..

Little Angels Learning Center Location 

Little Angels Learning Center (located one block east of the Pappajohn Business Administration Building):

First United Methodist Church
Cathy Stange, Director
214 East Jefferson Street, Iowa City, 52245
319-341-9757 (phone)
319-337-0485 (fax)

Eligibility Criteria

The student parent has a child under age 13 years and the student is:

  • Currently enrolled at least half-time or is involved in academic responsibilities equivalent to half-time at the University (exceptions may be possible)
  • Is seeking a UI degree (undergraduate or graduate/professional) and resides with the child when the care is needed

Pre-Exam Child Care Dates

Dates and times:

  • Fall 2020 dates coming soon!

Student parents are responsible for:

  • Completing and submitting all forms listed below by the Wednesday prior to care
  • Providing infant cereal and/or baby jar food and prepared formula/breast milk in bottles
  • Canceling a reserved slot at a minimum of three days prior to scheduled services

Please note: If you do not cancel your reservation a minimum of three days prior to scheduled services, you could be denied from enrolling in future finals child care programs.

Exams Child Care Registration Forms

Please submit all forms via email to Cathy Stange, Little Angels Learning Center director, at  (Email is the preferred registration method.)

You can also mail or fax the forms to:

Cathy Stange, Director, Little Angels Learning Center
First United Methodist Church
214 East Jefferson St., Iowa City, IA 52245

Phone: 319-341-9757
Fax: 319-337-0485

All forms must be submitted when requesting the reserved child care. Child care is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Please print and complete all forms below:

Care can only be provided on requested dates if completed forms are submitted. 

If you have questions, email Cathy Stange, call 319-341-9757, or email