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On the Dutch Road

Carlos Hernandez ’14 has big dreams to be a veterinarian and the Phoenix, Ariz. native traveled three days by bus to make them a reality at Central.

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On the Dutch Road
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Aug. 30 - Track/Cross Country Prospect Day

Join Central's nationally ranked cross country and track teams!

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Sep. 13 - Football Visit Days

Join Central's head coach Jeff McMartin and position coaches for a football visit day and game!

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Sep. 19 - Fall Visit Days

Discover a place where you can make an impact, both in and out of the classroom.

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Sep. 20 - Men's Basketball Visit Days

Discover a place where you can make a difference, both on and off the court!

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Oct. 4 - Central homecoming gathering!

Join the admission office at homecoming!

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Nov. 1 - Exercise Science Visit Day

Exercise science is one of Central's top majors and produces many successful graduates.

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Nov. 14 - Fall Overnighter for Seniors

Come and see what Central College is all about!

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Jan. 19 - Winter Open House

Tour Central's beautiful campus, connect with current students and learn essential details about financial aid.

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Feb. 6 - Honors Receptions

President Mark Putnam requests your presence at academic scholarship events at Central College.

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Feb. 7 - Central College Scholar Days

Participate in Scholar Days for the opportunity to earn scholarships!

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Mar. 29 - Admitted Student Open House

Stay overnight! Learn about Central: prestigious internships, career opportunities and experiences that kick-start your future.

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Apr. 10 - Spring Visit Day (for sophomores and juniors)

Now is the time to begin planning for your future. Check out Central!

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High School Visits &
College Fairs

Sep. 15, 9 A.m.
Fayette, IA - Upper Iowa University

Sep. 15, 6:30 P.m.
Decorah, IA - Luther College

Sep. 16, 9 A.m.
Cedar Falls, IA - University of Northern Iowa

Sep. 17, 6 P.m.
Dubuque, IA - Clarke University

Sep. 22, 8 A.m.
LaSalle, IL - LaSalle-Peru High School

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What's Next?


Your first step in joining the class of 2019!


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Real Connections at Central College

All about internships

76% of Central students complete an internship

Physics Fanatic

Title: Associate professor of physics

Fun fact: He was born in the former Czechoslovakia, now Slovakia

You can find him: Helping students build simple rollercoasters in the Vermeer Science Center


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