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

musician with The Lonely Wild, photo by Xanic Lopez ’16
Students expanded their skills in event planning, working with musicians, photojournalism and music photography during spring break trip to SXSW music festival.
Kristin Rose '15, left, and Heidi Nelson '15
Two students who will graduate from North Central College this year have been awarded prestigious Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships (ETA).
Baily Gorey '15
North Central College is included in “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 353 Green Colleges: 2015 Edition.”

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