North Central College - Naperville, IL

International Orientation

The Office of International Programs takes orientation very seriously, as it provides a foundation for your time here. Please plan to attend all parts of orientation. Students on F and J visas are required to attend visa information sessions regardless of previous time spent in the United States.

During orientation you can expect to:

  • Take a Campus Tour
  • Open a Bank Account 
  • Get Your North Central Mailbox
  • Get Your North Central ID Card
  • Attend the Information Technology Orientation Session
  • Take a Shopping Trip in Naperville
  • Attend Residence Hall Floor Meetings
  • Attend a Visa Basics and Government Session
  • Attend a Library Orientation Session
  • Attend a Cultural Differences in the Classroom/Academic Expectations Session
  • Have Class Schedule 'Question & Answer' Time with your Academic Advisor
  • Learn About Student Activities
  • Find Out How to Pay Your Bill
  • Learn about the Dyson Wellness Center  
  • Visit the Bookstore to Purchase Textbooks