childcare and schools
for staff, students, junior scientists:
· childcare centres (crèche and kindergarten)
Ulm University - crèche (Krippe)
Childcare centre with 20 places for children of university staff and junior scientists from the age of 9 weeks to 3 years.
Ulm University - kindergarten
Childcare centre with 40 places for children of university staff and junior scientists from the age of 3 years till the beginning of school; in individual cases from the age of 2 years and 9 months.
Studierendenwerk (student services) - crèche (Flohzirkus)
Childcare centre with 20 places for children of students from the age of 9 weeks to 3 years. Also available for the children of doctoral candidates.
University Hospital – crèche and kindergarten
· Notice board (the place to seek or find)
Outside the campus
Crèches, kindergartens and day care centres
(websites in German only)
- in Ulm
Info and adice: Family Office of the City of Ulm, online-search-Kitaplatz
Childcare offers that evolved through parents' initiatives:
The Wichtelburg, Prittwitzstr. 13-17, Kindertagesstätte Guter Hirte e.V., look after children from the age of 6 months to 6 years. Information via phone: +49 731 92270-41
The Knopfschachtel, takes in children from Ulm the age 3 to 6 years. Phone requires: +49 731 552611 angeboten.
- in Neu-Ulm childcare centres Portal
Childminder, nanny, Großtagespflege (small day care center)
- Ulm: Tagesmütterverein Ulm e.V. www.tmv-ulm.telebus.de
- Alb-Donau-district: Tagesmütterverein des Alb-Donau-Kreises e. V.
District administration (Landratsamt) Neu-Ulm, Kantstraße 8, 89231 Neu-Ulm, phone: +49 731 7040-304
- Administrative districts Günzburg, Neu-Ulm, Unterallgäu, Memmingen City: www.tagespflege-bayern.de
Tips for selecting a childminder: information and check lists Handbuch Kindertagespflege (guidelines for childcare) by the Federal Ministry of Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth.
Information Familienwegweiser (guide for families – in German only) , Familienhandbuch (manual for families – in German only).
RAL-Gütezeichen „Au-pair HYPERLINK "http://www.guetegemeinschaft-aupair.de/en/"Outgoing HYPERLINK "http://www.guetegemeinschaft-aupair.de/en/""
You can find toddlers groups (Krabbelgruppen), play groups (Spielgruppen) and parents and children groups (Eltern-Kind-Treffs) in Ulm and Neu-Ulm in the family magazine Kinder in der Stadt in the section Gruppen und Treffs (groups and get-togethers)
• in Ulm
Information by the City of Ulm, including full-time schools (Ganztagsschulen).
Service offers at schools at a glance.
There are preparatory classes (Vorbereitungsklassen) for children with no or little German language skills.
• in Neu-Ulm
Information by the City of Neu-Ulm, including full-time schools (Ganztagsschulen).
English-speaking education institution (kindergarten and school)
The International School HYPERLINK "http://www.is-ulm.de/"of HYPERLINK "http://www.is-ulm.de/" Ulm/Neu-Ulm (ISU) is a new, all-day international school including an Early Years Program./ The International School Ulm/Neu-Ulm is an all-day institution (kindergarten and school from 1st to 12th class) with accreditation from the government of Swabia as substitute school (Ersatzschule).