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 ranks among 92 of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to The Chronicle of Higher Education.
North Central College is recognized for excellence in the 2014-2015 Colleges of Distinction directory.
Naperville—home to North Central College—has been named among the “Top 10 Best Cities for New College Grads,” reports a study by Livability.com.

Events

Admission Visit Day

Jul 28, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Summer Orientation

Aug 5, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Aug 8, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Evening Admission Visit Program

Aug 11, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Welcome Week

Sep 10, 6:00 AM - 11:55 PM

Admission Visit Day

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