Next Steps

Pay your $200 enrollment deposit.

  • All incoming first-year and transfer students can pay the enrollment deposit online.
  • Call us at 1-877-462-3687.
  • Or, mail a check to: Admission Office, Central College, 812 University Street, Pella, Iowa 50219. Please be sure to include the name of the student enrolling on the check.

Accept your financial aid award.

  • Mail in one copy of the financial aid acceptance to: Admission Office, Central College, 812 University Street, Pella, Iowa 50219.
  • Note: Financial aid awards will be mailed during March and April.

Register for Summer Orientation!

Registration for Summer Orientation

  • Register for your one-day orientation — you will sign up for your classes, finalize financial aid and all other paperwork.
  • Take the math assessment, which can be accessed through the Math Assessment Portal. All incoming students must complete this assessment by June 1.

Fill out those forms!

Come to Central!

  •  There’s not much left to do except pack and come to Central on Move-In Day! View this year’s welcome week schedule.

Shaping a New Path Forward

The L.A. Garrison Scholarship for the Nontraditional Learner recognizes the potential in Central students. 2021-22 award recipient Madilynn Pietzman ’25 is grateful for the opportunities the scholarship has provided her.

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