North Central College - Naperville, IL

Freshman Students

What does it mean to “be central”? If you ask that question around our campus, you’ll hear lots of different answers. But it boils down to this:

At North Central College you’ll find a supportive community where everyone shares an interest in your success. It’s a place where you have the chance to grow, learn and put your classroom learning into real-life action. North Central College will prepare you to take a central role in work and society and make a positive impact anywhere you go.

North Central College offers:

  • A wide array of majors, minors and programs for you to study.
  • More than 60 student clubs and organizations for you to make friends, explore interests and develop leadership skills.
  • NCAA Division III varsity athletics, complemented by robust intramural and wellness programs.
  • A great location in downtown Naperville, Illinois, with a hometown feel, trendy dining and shopping, plus easy access to Chicago via the Metra train station a few blocks from campus.

Ready to be central? Explore the links to find out more—then contact us to arrange a personalized visit to campus and see for yourself.

News

North Central College and Shimer College have agreed to a Memorandum of Understanding with the intention of North Central acquiring and integrating Shimer.
North Central College recognizes high-achieving students for academic and co-curricular excellence throughout their college careers on Honors Day.
North Central College’s reputation as a top national competitor in forensics and debate continues to thrive with top placements at state and national tourneys.

Events

Admission Freshman Visit Program

Jun 13, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Jun 20, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Jun 29, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Admission Visit Day

Jun 27, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Jul 18, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Aug 11, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Student Activities Fair

Sep 20, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Admission Freshman Visit Program

Oct 10, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Admission Freshman Visit Program

Nov 11, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM