North Central College - Naperville, IL

Student Schedule

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.

8:45 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Welcome to North Central College

9:00 to 9:55 a.m. Orientation Information

An introduction to your orientation program and the First-Year Experience.

10:00 to 11:55 a.m. Session Rotations:

Group Advising

Meet with your FYE Advisor as well as First Year Mentor to receive an overview of the curriculum and prepare to select courses.


Foreign Language Placement Exams and Take Your Student ID Photo

For requirements visit the Placement Exam webpage.

12:00 to 12:55 p.m. Lunch

Enjoy lunch in our campus dining hall with your family members and orientation group.

1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Session Rotations:

Small Group Meeting With Your FYE Academic Advisor

Meet with an Academic Advisor to create your fall term schedule.

Technology Training & Registration

Learn how to use your campus email address and other campus systems and register for your fall term classes.

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.

Dollars and Sense

Everything you need to know about student finances.

Life @ NCC

First Year Mentors will debunk any myths about what college is like and share tips on being successful at North Central.

5:00 to 5:15 p.m. Residence Hall Open Houses

Take this time to view a room in the hall where you will be living