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Illinois Regional College Fair

Planning for College? Join us at our College Fair!

Attend the Illinois Regional College Fair at North Central College. Featuring over 200 colleges and universities, the fair offers something for all!  All local juniors and sophomores in high school as well as potential transfer students are encouraged to attend.  No RSVP necessary for students and families to attend.


Save the date! Our next program will be held Wednesday, March 16, 2022. 

Illinois Regional College Fair

The Illinois Regional College Fair utilizes StriveScan to make information sharing easier for students. This app based system is free for students and registration is encouraged in advance of the fair. Click the Register Today button below to utilize this free service while attending our fair.

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Getting to the Fair

To get to campus, view directions and our campus map. Parking for students and families is in our campus lots near Van Buren Avenue and near buildings 14-17 on the campus map. Trolley service for students and families will be provided from Van Buren Avenue to the Residence Hall/Recreation Center. 

Please email McKenna Herbst ( or call the Office of Admission at 630-637-5800 with any questions about the college fair.

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 Past College and University Fair Registrants in 2020

Table School
2 Alabama, The University of
3 Albion College
4 Alverno College
5 American Academy of Art
6 Aquinas College
7 Arizona State University
8 Arizona, University of
9 Augustana College
10 Aurora University
11 Ball State University
12 Baylor University
13 Belmont University
14 Beloit College
15 Benedictine University
16 Bowling Green State University
17 Bradley University
18 Butler University
19 California Irvine, University of
20 California Polytechnic State University
22 Calvin University
23 Carroll University
24 Carthage College
25 Central College
26 Central Michigan University
27 Chicago, University of
28 Clarke University
29 Coe College
1 College of DuPage
30 College of St. Benedict and St. John's University
31 Colorado Boulder, University of
32 Colorado Mesa University
33 Colorado State University
34 Columbia College of Missouri
35 Concordia University Chicago
36 Concordia University Wisconsin
37 Cornell College
38 Creighton University
39 Dayton, University of
40 Denver, University of
21 DePaul University
42 DePauw University
43 Dominican University
44 Douglas J Aveda Institute
45 Drake University
46 Dublin, University College
71 Duke Kunshan University
47 Earlham College
48 East London, University of
41 Eastern Illinois University
49 Eckerd College
50 Elmhurst College
51 Elon University
52 Eureka College
53 Evansville, University of
54 Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM)
55 Flashpoint Chicago
56 Goldsmiths, University of London
57 Grand Canyon University
58 Grand Valley State University
59 High Point University
60 Hope College
61 Illinois at Chicago, University of
62 Illinois College
63 Illinois Institute of Technology
64 Illinois Springfield, University of
81 Illinois State University
ISAC Illinois Student Assistance Commission
B Illinois Urbana-Champaign, University of
65 Illinois Wesleyan University
66 Indiana State University
67 Indiana University
68 Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
69 Indianapolis, University of
70 Institute of Aviation at Parkland College
72 Iowa State University
73 Iowa Wesleyan University
74 Iowa, University of
101 Joliet Junior College
75 Judson University
76 Kansas State University
77 Kansas, University of
78 Kent State University
79 Kentucky, University of
80 Knox College
82 Lake Forest College
83 Lawrence Technological University
84 Lawrence University
85 Les Roches International University, Spain
86 Lewis University
87 Lincoln College
88 Lindenwood University St. Charles
89 Loras College
90 Louisville, University of
91 Loyola University Chicago
92 Luther College
93 Marian University
94 Marquette University
95 Maryland, University of
96 Maryville University
97 McKendree University
98 Miami University
99 Michigan State University
100 Michigan Technological University
102 Michigan, University of
103 Michigan-Flint, University of
104 Midwestern University
105 Millikin University
106 Minnesota - Twin Cities, University of
107 Missouri Southern State University
108 Missouri State University
109 Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T)
110 Missouri Western State University
111 Missouri, University of
112 Missouri-St. Louis, University of
113 Monmouth College
114 Morrison Tech
115 Nebraska-Lincoln, University of
A North Central College
116 North Park University
117 Northeastern Illinois University
121 Northern Illinois University
118 Northern Iowa, University of
119 Northern Michigan University
120 Northland College
141 Northwestern University
122 Notre Dame, University of
123 Nova Southeastern University
124 Ohio State University, The
125 Ohio Wesleyan University
126 Oklahoma, The University of
127 Olivet Nazarene University
128 Oregon, University of
129 Palmer College of Chiropractic
130 Penn State University
131 Pittsburgh, University of
132 Providence College
133 Purdue University
134 Purdue University Northwest
135 Quincy University
136 Ripon College
137 Rockford University
138 Roosevelt University
139 Rutgers University New Brunswick
140 Saint Louis University
142 Saint Mary's College
143 Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
144 Saint Xavier University
145 Simpson College
146 South Alabama, University of
147 South Carolina, University of
148 South Florida, University of
161 Southern Illinois University Carbondale
149 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
150 Southwestern University
151 St. Ambrose University
152 St. Augustine College
153 St. Francis, University of
154 St. Louis College of Pharmacy
155 St. Norbert College
156 St. Olaf College
157 Stony Brook University
158 Sweet Briar College
159 Syracuse University
160 Tampa, The University of
162 Tennessee, University of
163 Texas Christian University
164 Texas State University
165 Texas Tech University
166 Toledo, The University of
167 Trine University
168 Trinity Christian College
169 Trinity International University
170 Truman State University
171 U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
172 United States Military Academy West Point
173 University of Massachusetts Lowell
174 Upper Iowa University
175 Valparaiso University
176 Vermont, University of
177 Villanova University
178 Wabash College
179 Wartburg College
180 Washington University in St. Louis
182 Wayne State University
183 Webster University
181 Western Illinois University
184 Western Michigan University
185 Wheaton College
186 William Woods University
187 Wisconsin - Eau Claire, University of
188 Wisconsin - La Crosse, University of
189 Wisconsin - Madison, University of
190 Wisconsin - Milwaukee, University of
191 Wisconsin - Oshkosh, University of
192 Wisconsin - Parkside, University of
193 Wisconsin - Platteville, University of
194 Wisconsin - Stevens Point, University of
195 Wisconsin - Whitewater, University of
196 Xavier University

A project of the Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling in cooperation with North Central College and area high schools.

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