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 and present at national conferences.
  • Be considered for international scholarships of up to $20,000 per year.
  • Transition easily from the on-campus English Language Institute into your degree program.


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


National award brings prestigious recognition to North Central’s internationalization of campus over 20 years.
Riad Ismat, visiting scholar-in-residence
North Central College will host a free lecture Feb. 18 by Riad Ismat, Syria’s former ambassador to Pakistan and minister of culture.
Lyric soprano Sarah Wolfson instructs a student
North Central College voice students experienced hands-on instruction from lyric soprano Sarah Wolfson during a master class in Wentz Concert Hall.


Admission Small Group Visit

Mar 30, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Mar 31, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Apr 1, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Admission Small Group Visit

Apr 3, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Freshman Visit Day

Apr 6, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

MBA Virtual Information Session

Apr 6, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Master of International Business Administration Virtual Information Session

Apr 6, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM