Children's Facilities

Childcare fees

See how much it costs to send your child to the Co-operative Childcare nursery on the University of Sussex campus.


The charges for hosting your child at the nursery are based on how old your child is.

There is a £75 registration fee.

If you're a student, there is a 20% discount on fees.

Age 0-3 years

Costs for babies and toddlers are:

  • Full week (five full days) – £289.75
  • Full day – £60.50
  • Half day (AM/PM) – £31.25

Age 3-5 years

Costs for pre-school children are:

  • Full week (five full days) – £255
  • Full day – £53.25
  • Half day (AM/PM) – £28.25

Funded sessions of 30 hours

Available for children aged 3 and upwards, these are:

  • Full day wrap – £19.25
  • Half day wrap – £9.75

Included in the cost

These prices include nappies, wipes, creams, formula milk and all meals.


The nursery is open 7.30am to 6.30pm, Monday to Friday, all year except for public and bank holidays.

A full week is five full days.

A half-day session is 7.30am to 1pm (AM) or 1pm to 6.30pm (PM).