application now open for the 2024-25 Year
UPK is administered by the Colorado Department of Early Childhood and care is provided by local early educators like Early Connections Learning Centers! For those interested in 2023-2024 school year please contact us! Walk-ins welcome.
Fill out the state application & choose early connections
Fill out the State of Colorado application
Contact us for questions
Get match notification & accept
After you’ve completed the application you will get a matching notification that you will need to accept.
Contact us at any point in your process to get assistance.
We are here to help
We can help no matter where you are in the process!
Learn How UPK Works
Universal Preschool Colorado allows families to choose the right setting for their child, whether it is in a licensed community-based, school-based or home-based preschool setting. Families of children in the year before they are eligible for kindergarten, and qualifying 3-year-olds, can apply now for Universal Preschool Colorado for the 2023-24 school year.
Early connections is a UPK provider
Early Connections is here to support your early care and education needs for your children. We offer UPK services at all of our locations.
Every child in the year before they are eligible for kindergarten is eligible.
UPK will pay for every four-year-old child to attend preschool.
Some three-year-olds may also qualify.
Contact our enrollment department to get the assistance you need to get your child enrolled at one of our centers.