Admissions Process

How to Apply to UMC Preschool – Burlingame:


1. Request a Tour 

We offer in-person tours to families interested in learning more about UMC Preschool – Burlingame (UMCPB). This is a required first step in our registration process. Tours allow families to learn about our programs, teaching philosophy, view our excellent facilities and get to know our wonderful teaching staff. This also gives families the opportunity to ask specific questions.


2. Submit your application (and Registration Fee of $105) 

Online registration begins in mid- November for all returning families AND those families who have attended a school tour. Applications will be accepted beginning in January. Priority is given to current students returning to UMCPB and alumni families. based on a lottery system for all applications received prior to the deadline.

Application acceptance packets will be sent out in February.

We will be accepting applications on a rolling basis after the deadline, and families will be notified within one month of submitting their application.


3. Secure your space (Return Deposit & Enrollment Agreement)

In order to hold a space in your desired class, UMCPB requires our completed Enrollment Agreement and Tuition Deposit be returned within 2 weeks of acceptance letters being sent out. The non-refundable deposit, equal to one month tuition, shall be payable upon registration. The remaining tuition payments are due on the first of the month from September to May.