Admission into UCH is based on the following criteria:
Children ages 6-17 years, males and females.
Children who have emotional disorders with a DSM Diagnosis.
Children with an IQ that allows them to function with control over their bodily functions.
Children who are able to function in a home environment with a modicum of control over their behavior.
5. Children with moderate delinquent behavior who have expressed a desire rehabilitate.
6. Children who have been involved with the legal system due to petty theft or experimental drug usage and has expressed a desire to change.
7. Children who are experiencing learning disabilities and/or problems with truant behavior.
8. Children who are emotionally stressed due to family dysfunctions and are in need of a therapeutic environment to aid in understanding and adjusting to life situations.