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

Students demonstrate chemistry experiments at the kickoff celebration
North Central College has launched its Brilliant Future Campaign—a seven-year, $150 million fundraising effort, the largest in the College’s history.
North Central College held a groundbreaking for a new Science Center that ranks among the most transformative facility upgrades in the College’s history.
North Central College student Chloe Boden is one of only 40 applicants nationwide selected to participate in Oxfam America’s weeklong CHANGE Initiative.

Events

Freshman and Sophomore Preview Day

Jun 16, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Admission Visit Program

Jun 29, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Admission Visit Program

Jul 13, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Admission Visit Program

Jul 27, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Evening Admission Visit Program

Aug 10, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM