About us


Introducing the University Furniture Collection – a comprehensive, quality preschool furniture system. Since 1966, products in the University Furniture Collection have been designed, manufactured and used in schools throughout North America. Now, the system is available globally and in two finishes: North American solid maple and birch plywood. Unparalleled in quality, University Furniture Collection’s products and accessories help teachers design and implement comprehensive, engaging classrooms for preschools and daycares. Please visit us online or in person to learn about our diverse offerings.

Why UFC?


Investing in UFC furniture has both immediate and long term benefits for educators, directors and teachers alike. When you choose UFC furniture, you elevate:

  • Student experience in the classroom, which translates to improved learning environment.
  • Brand perception by presenting parents and visitors with a natural, enticing and developmentally appropriate learning environment for your students.
  • Focus on the quality of the educational experience. The longevity of our products reduces your cost of ownership and requires fewer replacements.
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Brand Relationship


Our consolidated family of brands create cutting edge, exemplary products specifically designed for international early childhood education environments.

Guidecraft is a leading brand in children's toy s for the early childhood education and consumer markets with a focus on systems-based STEM toys. Additionally, Guidecraft has furniture, gross motor, social emotional products and brands that combined, create the basis for a unique and robust set of offerings in the US and international early childhood education and consumer markets.

Since 1966, products in the University Furniture Collection have been designed, manufactured and used in schools throughout North America. Now, the system is available globally and in two finishes: North American solid maple and birch plywood. Unparalleled in quality, UFC's products and accessories help teachers design and implement comprehensive, engaging classrooms for preschools and daycares.

Tilo, an award-winning line of trikes created for the preschool and consumer markets, is built to support and encourage adventure. Known for their safety, beautiful design and durability, Tilo trikes, scooters, balance bikes and motion stools now provide teachers and educators throughout the world looking to stimulate young children's gross motor skills.

Compliance


Meeting the highest standards internationally for quality, safety and durability. Here are a few of the many standards University Furniture Collection’s products meet or exceed:

ASTM International is a globally recognized leader in the development and delivery of voluntary consensus standards.

California Air Resources Board (CARB) works to promote healthy air quality and protect against air contaminants.

EN71 regulates the mandatory safety requirements for all non-electronic toys sold throughout the European Union.

Questions? We’re here to help.


Contact us to understand how we work with your school or organization to help you achieve your goals surrounding both the business and the practice of early childhood education.

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