The Children’s Place Learning Center is open 12 months a year from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except for the University closure period in December, University holidays, and two staff training days (spring and fall). The center is open between semesters and during spring break.
The yearly calendar for WMU Children's Place matches Western Michigan University's calendar.
- Sept. 12: Parent Meeting
- Oct. 12-Nov. 25: Priority enrollment for Spring term
- Oct. 18: Family Fun Night
- Oct. 19: Picture Day
- Oct. 31: Costume Parade
- Nov. 16-17: Parent-Teacher Conferences
- Nov. 23-24: Thanksgiving Break
- Dec. 11-14: Finals Week
- Dec. 16: Semester ends
- Dec. 19-21: Break Week: Pre-registration required
- Dec. 22-Jan. 1: Center Closed: Winter Closure
- Jan. 2-5: Break Week: Pre-registration required