New and Incoming Students

Join us Tuesday, July 16, for your virtual Summer Registration and Orientation session!

Why Central?

Why should you choose Central College? Ask Central students and they’ll likely tell you about the feeling they got as soon as they arrived on campus — that they’d found a new family, a new home and a new best fur-iend (our mascot, Big Red). Find your place, make your home and build a life at Central!

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Forever Dutch®

Being Forever Dutch is more than a tagline.

It means being a part of a tradition of excellence in academics, athletics and professionalism beyond your time in college, and it means you will always be a member of this community.

From the moment you step on campus, you become a part of the Central family. Meet the students, alumni, donors and friends who know what it means to be Forever Dutch.

Students to Stewards

Jason ’10 and Tayler Wessels Hassman ’13 support Central College monthly. Loyal donors to the Journey Scholarship Fund, baseball team and Central Club, the Hassman’s stewardship allows Central to support students across the curricular landscape.

Summer 2024

Summer 2024

Read the Summer 2024 issue of Civitas, Central’s alumni magazine.