Summer Visit Days

1:00pm to 4:00pm

We invite you to join us to learn all about NC and tour our beautiful campus with a current student.  These are great opportunities to get a first introduction to the school in-person!

Friday, July 8th - Register
Saturday, August 13th
- Register

Individual Visits

This on-campus visit opportunity includes an hour long walking campus tour with a current student and a meeting with an Admission Counselor (30 minutes for incoming freshman and 1 hour for incoming transfers if you'd like a transcript evaluation).  We have start times between 9am and 2:30pm every weekday. Use Event Category of "Individual Campus Visit" when registering below.

We also offer Individual Weeknight Transfer Visits during the academic year on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 5pm and 6pm.  Use Event Category of "Individual Weeknight Transfer Visit" when registering below.  

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Saturday Visits

Freshmen: Hear an admission presentation in a small group setting before a walking tour of our beautiful campus with a current student. 

July 9th at 9am  - Register
July 9th at 10am - Register
July 9th at 11am - Register
July 9th at Noon - Register
July 23rd at 9am - Register

July 23rd at 10am - Register
July 23rd at 11am - Register
July 23rd at Noon - Register

Transfers: Individual appointments and a walking tour are available for the following dates.

July 23rd at 8:30am - Register
July 23rd at 10am - Register

July 23rd at 11:30am - Register

Looking further out?

Click "Register" below and use Event Category of "Saturday Visit" when registering to see more options.  

Transfer Info Session

We are proud to be a leading destination for transfer students.  Join us to learn how we support you from inquiry to graduation and beyond.

Friday, August 5th - Register

Schedule your visit today!

One of the best ways to determine whether North Central College is the right fit for you is to visit. Whether you’re an admitted student looking to discuss questions surrounding your final decision, an applicant with questions about completing your application, or a prospective student just starting your college search, our counselors are ready to assist you and your family.  

  • Masks are optional on campus. Masks are required in our Dyson Wellness Center, COVID testing Site, and may be required by some faculty in their labs. Masks may be required at some on-campus events depending on the event and organizer requirements.

  • Learn more about each visit option or explore dates available through our online events registration page. When you find the right option, submit your registration (we recommend searching by "Event Category" to view various options.)

  • Non-degree and graduate degree-seeking students should set up a visit with Graduate and Professional Studies 

  • If you are looking to schedule a group visit, please contact our Visit Coordinator at 

Virtual Options

Students walking on campus

Virtual Campus Tour

Residence Hall Virtual Tours

students walking on campus

Individualized Virtual Visits for Freshman Students

Prospective freshman students can connect with an admission counselor to get specific questions answered through an individualized virtual visit or phone call!

student sitting on campus

Individualized Virtual Visits for Transfer Students

Prospective transfer students can connect with their transfer counselor to get specific questions answered through an individualized virtual visit or phone call!

students on campus

Campus Photo Gallery

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Planning your visit

From directions to lodging deals to local dining suggestions, we have the resources to make your visit to North Central fun, educational and affordable.

students riding the metra train

Getting here

By plane, train or car, here’s how to find North Central. View our campus map

hotel in naperville


We have an agreement with several Naperville hotels to ensure you get a great deal when you visit.

students in downtown naperville


Our campus is only part of the story. There’s so much to explore off campus as well.

millennium park chicago


See Chicago for the first time or from a whole new perspective. It's a short train ride away.

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Finding the right college is a big job. After all, you're only looking for that special place offering the skills and confidence to take on the world. You could use a hand. That's why we're here - to help you manage this life decision. 

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