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We're so excited you're interested in North Central College and everything we have to offer. We know the application process can seem overwhelming, so we want to make it as easy as possible. 

Select the application that fits you

The application will ask for basic details about you, plus your social security number (if you have one). 

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Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to North Central! You have just a few more steps to take before becoming a Cardinal.

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Admitted freshmen

Deposit, financial aid, housing and more.

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Admitted transfers

Deposit, financial aid, final transcripts and more.

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Admitted International Students

Deposit, visas, housing, and more

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If you have questions, our admission counselors have answers. Here’s how to reach them.


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Explore campus through an in-person visit or by taking a virtual tour. During an in-person visit to North Central, you can meet with our admission staff, learn about financial aid, speak with faculty members, talk with a coach and stroll the campus with one of our students as your guide. When classes are in session, you can even sit in on a course that intrigues you. When you visit, you’ll start feeling right at home.

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