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Fine & Performing Arts

Our Commitment to the Arts

At North Central, fine and performing arts is so much more than what happens in a classroom,  studio or stage. We believe the arts are important everywhere and are essential in our Cardinal Community. Our world-class facilities, dedicated faculty and innovative programs embody our commitment to the arts on campus and within our broader community

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Scholarship Opportunities

Get rewarded for your talents with a Fine & Performing Arts Scholarships. These scholarships are awarded to admitted students who have demonstrated achievement in music, theatre or art and are available to both majors and non-majors.

Fine Arts Auditions

Students will have the opportunity to audition in-person or virtually. We provide audition guidelines and will help coordinate your audition experience.

Experience Live Performances

North Central College is home to four world-class fine and performing arts venues. Every year the College presents an incredible season of iconic artists exciting experiences. We are proud to offer our community and students a season of exceptional programming and outstanding performances.

Contact Us

We invite you to connect with current North Central students and staff. You can discuss the admission process, explore financial aid opportunities and learn more about life on campus as a Cardinal.