Admission

Visit Campus

We’d love to welcome you to campus! Come for an open house, overnight visit or personalized day soon. Visiting campus is essential to finding out if Central is the right fit for you. We can't wait to see you!

Individual Visit

Central College students

Be as specific as you want. It’s your day to explore, and we’ll help you investigate everything to find out if you belong at Central.

Visit us Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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Saturday Visit

Visit us on Saturdays by scheduling an individual visit, 8 a.m.-noon on most Saturdays.

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Group Visit

Summer Orientation 2017 - July 17 and 18

Join us for Summer Orientation!

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Track & Field/Cross Country Visit Day - July 29, 2017

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

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Private College Week - July 31- Aug. 4, 2017

Uncover the possibilities!

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Baseball Visit Days during Private College Week - July 31-Aug. 4, 2017

Baseball Visit Day with Private College Week

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Discover Central Days - Oct. 13 and Oct. 20, 2017

At Central, you don't have to look for opportunities -- opportunities will find you.

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Exercise Science Visit Day - Oct. 28, 2017

Visit Central's premier program

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Academic Scholar Days - Nov. 4 and 11, 2017

Be a part of the opportunities a world-class Central education can provide.

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Central Overnighter for Seniors - Dec. 1-2, 2017

Connections make all the difference. Who will your connections be at Central? Find out!

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Visit information

If you bring your completed application, we will waive the application fee. While you’re here, don’t forget to pick up your FREE T-shirt and Dutch letter — Pella's famous pastry! As always, call 877-462-3687 with any questions.

 

Common Drive Times Directions To Campus Campus Map Learn more about the Red Rock area

CityMiles to PellaDrive time (hours)
Des Moines
43
1
Omaha
175
2.83
Kansas City
240
4
Minneapolis
283
4.3
Chicago
313
5.25
St. Louis
323
6
Denver
713
10.3
Dallas
740
11

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Traveling from far away?

If you're not from Iowa, we'll help meet your travel expenses to visit Central. Ask about our reimbursement policy when you schedule a visit. Learn more.

 

Paul Wiehe with Central students.