Childcare

Day-care centres – nurseries

Childcare organisations are few and far between in Switzerland and depend on where you live. For this reason, we advise you to find accommodation in central Lausanne where childcare is better organised and subsidised. We advise you to register your baby even before it is born.

Day-care centres and nurseries located on the EPFL site:

These are intended for the children of UNIL and EPFL students. Children are admitted from the age of 2 months to 4 1/2 years.

This is a private day-care centre, primarily intended to EPFL employees and employees of the Innovation Park. Children are admitted from the age of 3 months to the beginning of the school.

Other addresses for childcare:

Information on website of Equal opportunities office

School holidays

Activities for children
In order to make it easier to reconcile family life and professional activity, the office of equal opportunities of EPFL organizes some activities for the children of students and staff of EPFL during the school holidays.