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Illinois Regional College Fair

Planning for College? Join us at our College Fair!

Attend the Illinois Regional College Fair at North Central College. Featuring over 200 colleges and universities, the fair offers something for all!  All local juniors and sophomores in high school, as well as potential transfer students are encouraged to attend.  No RSVP necessary for students and families to attend.


Wednesday, March 13, 2024 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. 

Illinois Regional College Fair

The Illinois Regional College Fair utilizes StriveScan to make information sharing easier for students. This app based system is free for students and registration is encouraged in advance of the fair. Click the Register Today button below to utilize this free service while attending our fair.

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Getting to the Fair

To get to campus, view directions and our campus map. Students and families may park in the Parking Pavilion (location 37 on the campus map). Signs will be posted as well. The fair will take place in the Residence Hall/Recreation Center (Building 40 on the campus map). 

Please email Elizabeth McDonough ( or call the Office of Admission at 630-637-5800 with any questions about the college fair.

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2024 College and University Fair Registrants 

1 Alma College
2 American Academy of Art
3 American College of Greece
4 American University of Paris
5 Aquinas College
6 Arizona State University
7 Augustana College
8 Aurora University
9 Ball State University
10 Beloit College
11 Benedictine University
12 Blackburn College
13 Bowling Green State University
14 Bradley University
15 Bucknell University
16 Butler University
17 California Polytechnic State University
18 Calvin University
19 Carroll University
20 Carthage College
21 Central College
22 Central Michigan University
23 Chicago State University
24 College of DuPage
25 Colorado State University
26 Columbia College Chicago
27 Concordia University Chicago
28 Creighton University
29 DePaul University
30 DePauw University
31 Dominican University
32 Drake University
33 Drexel University
34 Eastern Illinois University
35 Eastern Michigan University
36 Elon University
37 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
38 Eureka College
39 Fairfield University
40 Ferris State University
41 Florida Southern College
42 Goshen College
43 Governors State University
44 Graceland University
45 Grand Canyon University
46 High Point University
47 Hillsdale College
48 Holy Cross College
49 Hope College
51 Illinois College
52 Illinois Institute of Technology
53 Illinois State University
54 Illinois Student Assistance Commission
55 Illinois Wesleyan University
56 Indiana University Bloomington
57 Indiana University Indianapolis
58 Iowa State University
59 Kalamazoo College
60 Kent State University
61 Knox College
62 Lake Forest College
63 Lawrence Technological University
64 Lawrence University
65 Lewis University
66 Loras College
67 Loyola University Chicago
68 Luther College
69 Marian University Indiana
70 Marquette University
71 Maryville University
72 McKendree University
73 Mercer University
74 Miami University
75 Michigan State University
76 Michigan Technological University
77 Midwestern University College of Pharmacy
78 Millikin University
79 Missouri State University
80 Missouri State University
81 Missouri University of Science and Technology
82 Monmouth College
84 National Louis University
85 North Carolina State University
86 North Central College
87 North Park University
88 Northeastern Illinois University
89 Northern Illinois University
90 Northern Illinois University Engineering
91 Northern Michigan University
92 Nova Southeastern University
93 Ohio State University
94 Ohio University
95 Ohio Wesleyan University
96 Oklahoma State University
97 Palmer College of Chiropractic
98 Parkland College
99 Providence College
100 Purdue University Fort Wayne
101 Purdue University Northwest
102 Purdue University West Lafayette
103 Quincy University
104 Ripon College
105 Rockford University
106 Roosevelt University
107 Saint Anthony College of Nursing
108 Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing
109 Saint Louis University
110 Saint Mary's College
111 Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
112 Saint Xavier University
113 SIUE - College of Pharmacy
114 Southeast Missouri State University
115 Southern Illinois University Carbondale
116 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
117 St. Ambrose University
118 St. Norbert College
119 St. Olaf College
120 Syracuse University
121 Temple University, Japan Campus
122 Texas Christian University
123 Texas State University
124 Trinity Christian College
125 Truman State University
126 University at Buffalo
127 University College Dublin
128 University of Alabama Tuscaloosa
129 University of Arizona
130 University of Arkansas
131 University of Chicago
132 University of Cincinnati
133 University of Dayton
134 University of Denver
135 University of Florida
136 University of Guelph
137 University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis
138 University of Illinois Chicago
139 University of Illinois Springfield
140 University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign
141 University of Indianapolis
142 University of Iowa
143 University of Kansas
144 University of Kentucky
145 University of Kentucky College of Engineering
146 University of Louisville
147 University of Maine
148 University of Minnesota Twin Cities
149 University of Mississippi
150 University of Missouri
151 University of Nebraska at Omaha
152 University of Nebraska Lincoln
153 University of Nevada Las Vegas
154 University of Northern Iowa
155 University of Oklahoma
156 University of Oregon
157 University of Pittsburgh
158 University of South Alabama
159 University of South Carolina
160 University of South Florida
161 University of St. Francis
162 University of Tampa
163 University of Tennessee Knoxville
164 University of Vermont
165 University of Wisconsin La Crosse
166 University of Wisconsin Madison
167 University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
168 Upper Iowa University
169 Valparaiso University
170 VanderCook College of Music
171 Wabash College
172 Webster University
173 West Point
174 Western Illinois University
175 Wheaton College
176 Winona State University
177 Wittenberg University
178 Xavier University
179 York University

A project of the Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling in cooperation with North Central College and area high schools.

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