North Central College - Naperville, IL

D-Term Study Abroad

Fall 2012 D-Term

The College in now offering study abroad courses during December Term each year. Some of these courses fulfill the All-College Requirement for intercultural study (ACR).


Information Sessions  D-Term Courses 2015

The information sessions for short study abroad courses during D-term 2015 will be on February 19, 2015 in Goldsphon classrooms; 12:00-2:00 p.m. Course details, application process, cost and deadlines will be discussed at these sessions. Students can attend more than one session. A complete description of the courses will be available at the sessions and later from each professor leading the course and/or the Office of International Programs.

Please click the course list to the right for a printable PDF copy of D-Term courses for 2015.


D-Term Study Abroad Scholarship

The Jacquelyn Lewis Wentz International Fund will award 12 NCC students $1000 each. This scholarship is open to all NCC students enrolled in a D-term study abroad course as sophmores, juniors or seniors. The scholarship will be awarded based on financial need and a minimum of 3.0 cumulative GPA. The application deadline is February 27, 2015. Applicants will be notified of decsion via e-mail in late March. Click on the D-term image for printable version.


Enrollment/ Registration Process

  • Meet with faculty member leading the course
  • Get an Instructor Consent Form (green slip) filled out and signed by faculty member
  • Consult with academic advisor
  • Bring the form to the Office of International Programs in the Abe House: 48 E. Jefferson
  • Pay the non-refundable airfare deposit ($400) by April 6, 2015 via check or credit card. Bring payment to the Office of International Programs. Once airfare is paid, you will be registered.
  • After April 6th, if the course is full, students will be placed on a waiting list. Students with the highest # of credits earned will be given first priority.
  • Pay airfare balance by September 18, 2015
  • Pay the non-refundable program fee deposit ($500) by October 15, 2015 which will not be reflected on the student's account until January
  • Program fee will be billed  to winter tuition bill

D-Term Application

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D-Term Course Sheets

China: Journey to China's Great Wall

Germany: From Luther to the Present

Italy: Art and Memory

Greece and Italy (Business): The European Union

Greece and Italy (Computer Science): Multimedia Storytelling

Japan: History, Culture and Tradition by Bullet Train

England, London: Portraits of Health

Spain: Discovering Historical and Cultural Treasures

United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi (Management Graduate Program): Chasing the Falcon