Admissions


3K – Yellow Room
Pre-K – Orange Room

To apply for 3K or PreK at UPNS, please complete a NYC DOE myschools application for the 2023-2024 school year and list UPNS as one of your choices. The DOE application for 3K and PreK opens in late January and will close in March. Our open seats will be assigned by the DOE.

Please sign up here if you would like to attend our open house in March.

Children with 2020 birthday are eligible for DOE Sponsored 3K

Children with a 2019 birthday are eligible for DOE Sponsored PreK


2’s Class – Blue Room

The application deadline for the 2023-2024 Blue Room 2’s class is December 31, 2022. The ISAAGNY (Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York) early notification date for offers is December 9, 2022. The ISAAGNY general notification date for offers is March 2, 2023. We will continue to accept applications after the December 31st deadline for spots that are open after the general notification date. Our Blue Room is fully enrolled for the current school year.

  • $50 Application Fee
  • Schedule: 5 days from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Blue Room tuition for 2023-2024: $28,500
  • Parent tours in November and December
  • Children must be 2 by September 15 to be eligible
  • First Priority admissions: Siblings of UPNS co-op Member Families
  • Priority admissions to children of NYU faculty, staff, and students
  • We welcome applications from all families and enroll children from the community (non-NYU families) every year
  • Blue Room children have first priority seats in our 3K classroom the following year. Children who attend 3K at UPNS will have first priority seats in our Pre-K.

Please email Layla or Loyan at info@universityplazanursery.org with questions. We will get right back to you!