7:45 to 8:45 a.m. Early Check-In/Math Placement Exams
See requirements in the Placement Exam section of brochure. *We strongly encourage students to take the math placement exam online before the Summer Orientation session.
8 to 8:45 a.m. Check-In and Resource Fair
Check in for the day and enjoy a continental breakfast. Various campus offices will have representatives available to answer your questions.
9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. Welcome to North Central College
9:25 to 9:55 a.m. Orientation Information
An introduction to your orientation program and the First-Year Experience.
10:00 to 11:10 a.m. Session Rotations:
Home Away From Home
Residence Life staff discuss roommates and other topics related to living on campus.
Living at Home
Commuter Life staff and students discuss the needs and special opportunities for students who commute to campus.
Foreign Language Placement Exams
For requirements visit the Placement Exam webpage.
Take Your Student ID Photo
11:25 to 11:55 a.m. Dollars and Sense
Everything you need to know about student finances.
12:05 to 12:45 p.m. Lunch
Enjoy lunch in our campus dining hall with your orientation group.
12:55 to 2:40 p.m. Small Group Meeting With Your FYE Academic Advisor
Meet with an Academic Advisor and First-Year Mentor to learn which classes are right for you and create your fall term schedule.
2:50 to 5:00 p.m. Session Rotations:
Learn how to use your campus email address and other campus systems.
Register for your fall term classes.
Attend an introduction to a college class where you will also learn about the Summer Reading Program.
5:00 to 5:15 p.m. Evaluations & Student ID Pick-Up