North Central College - Naperville, IL

Student Life

What’s life like as a North Central student? In a word: Great. Whether you’re strolling our 63-acre campus or globe-trotting across the world, you’ll feel the excitement of connecting with world-class opportunities and top-notch people. North Central students like to be involved, to lead and to serve. And they love North Central.

You will too. No wonder our alma mater begins with the words, "North Central is the school we love."

A 13th residence hall is now open. Click here to view a timelapse of contruction.


North Central’s orientation session helps parents and their college-bound child navigate feelings of excitement and apprehension as they transition to college.
At OWP Pharmaceuticals housed at ConVerge in Naperville, North Central College interns experienced the start-up culture of a social enterprise.
Dr. Stephen Maynard Caliendo
Stephen Maynard Caliendo, North Central professor of political science and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, invites students to think about democracy.


Catholic Cardinals Leadership Meeting

Aug 31, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Academic Reception1

Sep 7, 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Academic Reception4

Sep 7, 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Academic Reception6

Sep 7, 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Academic Reception5

Sep 7, 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM