We're thrilled that you've decided to attend North Central College!

Make your $100 tuition deposit to officially reserve your place in the class. If you plan to live on campus, please also submit your $100 room deposit to save your space in the residence halls.*

We accept deposits electronically at the link above, over the phone at 630-637-5800, by check made to North Central College or in person by visiting the Admission Welcome Center. Please note, all deposits are non-refundable.

*We're committed to providing access to enrollment at North Central to all admitted students and offer tuition deposit deferrals and waivers when payment presents a financial hardship. Please contact your admission counselor to learn more about the deferral and waiver program if you are currently facing a financial situation that could otherwise prevent you from enrolling at the College. Please note, only tuition deposits can be deferred or waived.

Admitted First-Years

Now that you're officially a Cardinal, there may be a few other items to check off your list in preparation for your start at North Central. Check out the Admitted Student page for incoming first-years to view important next steps in your transition to college.

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Admitted Transfers

Congratulations on making your transfer decision! As a next step, you may want to check out the Admitted Student page for transfer students, as it includes a number of helpful resources to assist in making your transition to our campus as smooth as possible. 

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Admitted International Students

Welcome to North Central! To prepare you for your transition to campus, there are a few additional steps you'll need to take. Learn about visas, airport pick-up, Orientation and more!

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Admitted Student Day

North Central is an exceptional place to live and learn – it’s also a place where you’re empowered by distinctive programs, unique experiences and endless opportunities to push past what you thought was possible. Our Cardinal community will provide the resources and support you need to build a successful future.

We invite you to come as you are, and we’re committed to helping you become all that you want to be. Attend an Admitted Student Day to experience the Cardinal difference first-hand. We’ll show you all the ways you’ll achieve, explore and grow here at North Central. Learn more!

Friday, March 22 - Register

Friday, April 19 - Register

Already attend our Admitted Student Day? Tell us how we did! 

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Living on campus? Complete your online roommate questionnaire after submitting your deposits. You'll need your North Central login credentials, which you can find in your acceptance packet. 

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We look forward to officially welcoming you to campus! Should you have additional questions regarding the deposit or next steps, please contact us.

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