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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.


Tuesday, March 3, 2020
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Residence Hall/Recreation Center

Illinois Regional College Fair

The Illinois Regional College Fair utilizes Strive Scan to make information sharing easier for students. This app based system is free for students and registration is encouraged in advance of the fair. Follow the fair at #ncfair.  Note, this social media hashtag was created for interaction in a networking environment. We encourage you to utilize it and enjoy the content. Please always exercise good judgment in the comments and content that you share.

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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 Lorena Lopez ( and Jennifer Brown ( or call the Office of Admission at 630-637-5800 with any questions about the college fair.

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 College and University Fair Registrants

Institution City State or Country
Alabama, The University of Tuscaloosa AL
Albion College Albion MI
American Academy of Art Chicago IL
Aquinas College Grand Rapids MI
Arizona, University of Tucson AZ
Augustana College Rock Island IL
Aurora University Aurora IL
Ball State University Muncie IN
Baylor University Waco TX
Belmont University Nashville TN
Beloit College Beloit WI
Benedictine University Lisle IL
Bowling Green State University Bowling Green OH
Bradley University Peoria IL
Butler University Indianapolis IN
Carroll University Waukesha WI
Carthage College Kenosha WI
Central College Pella IA
Central Michigan University Mt. Pleasant MI
Chicago, University of Chicago IL
Clarke University Dubuque IA
Coe College Cedar Rapids IA
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn IL
College of St. Benedict and St. John's University Saint Joseph MN
Colorado Boulder, University of Boulder CO
Colorado Mesa University Grand Junction CO
Colorado State University Fort Collins CO
Columbia College of Missouri Columbia MO
Concordia University Chicago River Forest IL
Concordia University Wisconsin Mequon WI
Cornell College Mt. Vernon IA
Creighton University Omaha NE
Dayton, University of Dayton OH
Denver, University of Denver CO
DePaul University Chicago IL
DePauw University Greencastle IN
Dominican University River Forest IL
Douglas J Aveda Institute Chicago IL
Drake University Des Moines IA
Dublin, University College Dublin Ireland
Earlham College Richmond IN
Eastern Illinois University Charleston IL
Elmhurst College Elmhurst IL
Elon University Elon NC
Eureka College Eureka IL
Evansville, University of Evansville IN
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) Los Angeles CA
Flashpoint Chicago Chicago IL
Grand Canyon University Phoenix AZ
Grand Valley State University Allendale MI
High Point University High Point NC
Hope College Holland MI
Illinois at Chicago, University of Chicago IL
Illinois College Jacksonville IL
Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago IL
Illinois State University Normal IL
Illinois Student Assistance Commission Deerfield IL
Illinois Urbana-Champaign, University of Urbana IL
Illinois Wesleyan University Bloomington IL
Indiana State University Terre Haute IN
Indiana University Bloomington IN
Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) Indianapolis IN
Indianapolis, University of Indianapolis IN
Institute of Aviation at Parkland College Champaign IL
Iowa State University Ames IA
Iowa Wesleyan University Mount Pleasant IA
Iowa, University of Iowa City IA
Joliet Junior College Joliet IL
Judson University Elgin IL
Kansas State University Manhattan KS
Kansas, University of Lawrence KS
Kent State University Kent OH
Kentucky, University of Lexington KY
Knox College Galesburg IL
Lake Forest College Lake Forest IL
Lawrence Technological University Southfield MI
Lawrence University Appleton WI
Lewis University Romeoville IL
Lincoln College Lincoln IL
Lindenwood University St. Charles St. Charles MO
Loras College Dubuque IL
Louisville, University of Louisville KY
Loyola University Chicago Chicago IL
Luther College Decorah IA
Marian University Fond du Lac WI
Marquette University Milwaukee WI
Maryland, University of College Park MD
Maryville University St. Louis MO
McKendree University Lebanon IL
Miami University Oxford OH
Michigan State University East Lansing MI
Michigan Technological University Houghton MI
Michigan, University of Ann Arbor MI
Michigan-Flint, University of Flint MI
Midwestern University Downers Grove IL
Millikin University Decatur IL
Minnesota - Twin Cities, University of Minneapolis MN
Missouri Southern State University Joplin MO
Missouri State University Springfield MO
Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) Rolla MO
Missouri Western State University St. Joseph MO
Missouri, University of Columbia MO
Missouri-St. Louis, University of St. Louis MO
Monmouth College Monmouth IL
Morrison Tech Morrison IL
Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Lincoln NE
North Central College Naperville IL
North Park University Chicago IL
Northeastern Illinois University Chicago IL
Northern Illinois University DeKalb IL
Northern Iowa, University of Cedar Falls IA
Northern Michigan University Marquette MI
Notre Dame, University of Notre Dame IN
Ohio State University, The Columbus OH
Ohio Wesleyan University Delaware OH
Oklahoma, The University of Norman OK
Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais IL
Oregon, University of Eugene OR
Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport IA
Penn State University University Park PA
Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh PA
Providence College Providence RI
Purdue University West Lafayette IN
Purdue University Northwest Hammond IN
Quincy University Quincy IL
Ripon College Ripon WI
Rockford University Rockford IL
Roosevelt University Chicago IL
Rutgers University New Brunswick Piscataway NJ
Saint Louis University St. Louis MO
Saint Mary's College Notre Dame IN
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Winona MN
Saint Xavier University Chicago IL
Simpson College Indianola IA
South Alabama, University of Mobile AL
South Carolina, University of Columbia SC
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Carbondale IL
Southwestern University Georgetown TX
St. Ambrose University Davenport IA
St. Augustine College Chicago IL
St. Francis, University of Joliet IL
St. Louis College of Pharmacy St. Louis MO
St. Norbert College DePere WI
Stony Brook University Stony Brook NY
Sweet Briar College Sweet Briar VA
Syracuse University Syracuse NY
Tampa, The University of Tampa FL
Tennessee, University of Knoxville TN
Texas Christian University Fort Worth TX
Texas State University San Marcos TX
Toledo, The University of Toledo OH
Trinity Christian College Palos Heights IL
Trinity International University Deerfield IL
Truman State University Kirksville MO
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Kings Point NY
United States Military Academy West Point West Point NY
Valparaiso University Valparaiso IN
Vermont, University of Burlington VT
Wabash College Crawfordsville IN
Wartburg College Waverly IA
Wayne State University Detroit MI
Webster University St. Louis MO
Western Illinois University Macomb IL
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo MI
Wheaton College Wheaton IL
Wisconsin - Eau Claire, University of Eau Claire WI
Wisconsin - La Crosse, University of La Crosse WI
Wisconsin - Milwaukee, University of Milwaukee WI
Wisconsin - Oshkosh, University of Oshkosh WI
Wisconsin - Parkside, University of Kenosha WI
Wisconsin - Stevens Point, University of Stevens Point WI
Wisconsin - Whitewater, University of Whitewater WI
Xavier University Cincinnati OH

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