North Central College - Naperville, IL

International Admission

North Central is a nationally-recognized liberal arts university near Chicago, Illinois. As a North Central student you can:

  • Choose from more than 55 different majors.
  • Walk to downtown Naperville and to the train—and be in Chicago in about 30 minutes.
  • Be part of an active international community where your perspective is valued.
  • Connect with a local Friendship Family and student mentor at orientation.
  • Conduct hands-on research in your first year—not just your last.
  • Be considered for international scholarships of up to $20,000 per year.


Contact your admission counselor, Megan Otermat, for more information.


North Central College is the first suburban Chicago school to achieve gold status through the Illinois Campus Sustainability Compact.
Dr. Abiodun Goke-Pariola
North Central College has named Dr. Abiodun “GP” Goke-Pariola its next vice president for academic affairs and dean of faculty.
John Shindler
North Central College is establishing an innovative academic program in Middle Eastern and North African studies that will include language courses in Arabic.


Jazz Visit Day

Jan 17, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Admission Visit Day

Jan 19, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Transfer Visit Day Program

Jan 31, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Freshman Admission Visit Day

Feb 16, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Transfer Information Session

Feb 26, 9:45 AM - 12:00 PM