North Central College - Naperville, IL

Giving Opportunities

At North Cental, you have the opportunity to support the things that matter most to you. There are many ways for you to support the College's overal mission of preparing students to be informed, involved, principled and productive citizens and leaders over their lifetime. For more information on any of these giving opportunities, contact the Office of Institutional Advancement 630-637-5211.

The North Central College Fund
Gifts to the North Central College Fund is the foundation of all our fundraising endeavors from scholarships to student programming to maintaining state-of-the-art facilities and outstanding faculty. Learn more about the North Central College Fund.

Science Center

Over the years, North Central College has educated some of the nation’s most innovative scientists and science educators.

We hope to continue this tradition as we move toward our brilliant future. But now more than ever, the sciences are facility-dependent disciplines. No matter how bright and hardworking our students, they must have up-to-date technology, equipment and other resources to succeed. Learn more about the Science Center.

Albright Wesley Society

In order to sustain and advance our religious studies academic program and our campus ministry and service opportunities, North Central has reestablished the Albright-Wesley Society. This partnership will help strengthen the bonds between North Central College and United Methodist churches and develop a new generation of leaders for the United Methodist Church as pastors, Christian educators, youth directors, musicians and leaders in lay ministry. Learn more about the Albright-Wesley Society.

Jr/Sr Scholars

Established in 1988, Junior/Senior Scholars is a comprehensive college readiness program that partners with high-need elementary and secondary schools in Aurora and Chicago. Learn more about contributing to the Jr/Sr Scholars Program.

Scholarships play a vital role for more than 93 percent of current North Central students who receive some sort of financial aid.  Some were begun decades ago, added to or have grown; others have been established with single gifts. All have been created to provide financial assistance to many generations of North Central College students. Learn more about contributing to and existing scholarships or creating a new one. 


More than 30 team National Championships. More than 100 individual Natioal Championships. These are just a few highlights from the past year. Learn more about ways to support Cardinal Athletics.

Friends of the Arts

North Central College continues to bring the best in the business celebrating the arts in the Naperville area. We welcome you to be a part of it! Learn more about Friends of the Arts

Class Gifts

Each year the senior class takes part in a long-held tradition of showing its appreciation to North Central College by raising money to support capital campaign projects, scholarships or the North Central College Fund. Whether you graduated last year, 10 or 50 years ago, you can still support your class gift. Learn more about contributing to your Class Gift.