North Central College - Naperville, IL

Freshman Students

What does it mean to “be central”? If you ask that question around our campus, you’ll hear lots of different answers. But it boils down to this:

At North Central College you’ll find a supportive community where everyone shares an interest in your success. It’s a place where you have the chance to grow, learn and put your classroom learning into real-life action. North Central College will prepare you to take a central role in work and society and make a positive impact anywhere you go.

North Central College offers:

  • A wide array of majors, minors and programs for you to study.
  • More than 60 student clubs and organizations for you to make friends, explore interests and develop leadership skills.
  • NCAA Division III varsity athletics, complemented by robust intramural and wellness programs.
  • A great location in downtown Naperville, Illinois, with a hometown feel, trendy dining and shopping, plus easy access to Chicago via the Metra train station a few blocks from campus.

Ready to be central? Explore the links to find out more—then contact us to arrange a personalized visit to campus and see for yourself.

News

High school students and their parents or guardians are invited to visit North Central College. We’re located in one of the best places to be a college student.
Sarafina Monteleone ’19, Natalie Bernier ’19, Josette Carpenter ’18
North Central College students perform “Fragments: A Theatrical Dance Experience,” choreographed and directed by dance faculty Dmitri Peskov.
D-Term Verandah course gives students opportunities to explore the culture and history of locally made frozen treats.

Events

20th Annual International Festival

Feb 14, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Admission Visit Day

Feb 15, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

16th Annual SEA Conference

Feb 26, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Admission Visit Program

Mar 4, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Junior Information Session

Mar 25, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mar 28, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mar 29, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM