How to apply to North Central College

We're thrilled you're interested in becoming part of the Cardinal family! To make the process easier for you, we want to provide you with all the information you may need to apply and give you an overview of what should be included in your application packet.


Undergraduate Students

We are currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year. Get started with your application today and contact our office at or 630-637-5800 for more information. 

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Graduate Students

We use a holistic approach in giving careful consideration to all credentials in an application. We admit on a rolling admission basis, so complete your application for review as early as possible.

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Life on Campus

Living on North Central College‚Äôs campus offers the opportunity to engage in learning experiences outside of the classroom that foster relationship building and networking with fellow peers and campus leaders. Apart from that, our dining services on campus include healthy options and flexible meal plans for campus residents and commuters at our convenient on-campus locations.

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