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

North Central receives recognition as 2017 Military Friendly® School and hears from a student-veteran about his experience transitioning from “boots to books.”
North Central College hosts visit programs for new and transferring undergraduate students and for graduate and professionals wanting advanced studies.
David Soto ’18
North Central College’s David Soto ’18 took his barista skills, from Gloria Jean’s Coffees, to Australia to compete in 2016 International Barista Competition.

Events

Freshman Small Group Saturday Visit

Dec 3, 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Dec 10, 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Jan 7, 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM <

Freshman Visit Day

Jan 16, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

TEDxNorthCentralCollege 2017

Feb 10, 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Freshman Admission Visit Program

Feb 20, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

International Festival

Feb 26, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM