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

Our next traditional start term possibility, Fall semester 2019, begins Monday, August 19th. For full admission, financial aid, and registration consideration, there is a target date of Friday, August 2nd for Fall semester file completion. For more information, call our office at 630-637-5800. We are also currently admitting students for our Spring semester 2020 (January 6th start).

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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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