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Applying is as Simple as A-B-C and 1-2-3

Applying to North Central is as simple as A-B-C and 1-2-3.


We made the application process ridiculously easy. Apply today and receive a decision in just 10 days! 

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Application Fees: Waived.

All those application fees can add up quickly. We've waived our fee, because we know you have better things to spend that cash on- like some sweet NC gear from the campus store.

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Building a Checklist: Done.

Between your school and social calendars, you have enough dates to keep track of. We built a checklist of next steps and upcoming dates to help keep you organized. 

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Creating a Personal Statement: Skipped.

Writing on an essay topic is the worst. We'd rather you spend that time: planning your visit to campus and making that essential graduation playlist. 

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There's 3 Easy Ways to Apply

Pick One:

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Add North Central College to your Common Application
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Coalition for access, affordability, and success

Next Steps & Helpful Info

Submit Your Application For Admission

Application is now open; decisions made weekly starting in late September.

Connect With Your Admission Counselor

These folks will set you up with scholarship options, audition dates and much, more more! 

Schedule Your First or Next Visit to Campus

Register for a Campus Visit Day or swing by for a personal tour. We can fit even the busiest of schedules. 

File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Apply for grants and scholarships (a.k.a. FREE MONEY). FAFSA becomes available October 1. FAFSA code: 001734. 

Find Us on Social Media

Follow us and we'll keep you updated on the application process, deadlines and everything else you need to know as a future Cardinal! 

Simple as 1-2-3.

Finding the right college is a big job. You could use a hand. That's why we're here.

Please contact our admissions staff with any questions! 

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