Transfer & Find your path 

Whether you’re transferring from a two-year school or another four-year college or university, at North Central College you’ll find a supportive community where everyone shares an interest in your success. It’s a place where you have the chance to grow, learn and put your classroom learning into real-life action.

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How to Apply

Interested in applying to North Central? Our next traditional start term possibility, Fall semester 2021, begins Wednesday, August 25. For full admission, financial aid and registration consideration, there is a target date of Friday, August 6 for Fall semester file completion. If you cannot complete your file by this date, call our office at 630-637-5800 to discuss your situation. We are also currently admitting students for our Spring semester 2022 (January 10 start date). Find more information on the admission process by clicking the link below.



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Admitted Students

Congratulations on your admission to North Central College! We're excited for you to join our Cardinal family and want to support you in your transition. We created a full list of the steps involved in the transfer admission and financial aid processes to help make your transition to North Central as smooth as possible.

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Find us on Facebook and Instagram, follow us on Twitter, and stay up to date with all our other social media connections around campus.

Contact us

Ready to transfer and Be central? We're excited you're considering joining us here at North Central! If you have any questions or want more detailed information, don't hesitate to contact us and we can arrange a personalized visit to campus!

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