Registration for the random selection of students to enroll in the First Class Pre-K program is open now through 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 24. Children must be four years old by 9/1/2022 to be eligible and not over the age of five by that date. School day is 8:00-2:30.  Tuition is a sliding scale based on family income. This grant program is 180 school days. Families MUST reside in Alabama for this program.

Go online to to complete the Pre-Registration Form and submit birth certificate and proof of residence. Make sure to scroll down to select UAH Early Learning Center. For more information, visit and see Pre-Registration Info under First Class Pre-K.

The ELC will hold its random selection of students on Friday, March 25, at 9:00 a.m. in the conference room. Please email Deana Aumalis, ELC Director, at with any questions about registration or this program.