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Choose a Christian university in downtown Minneapolis

Discover bold opportunity

Without a doubt, one of the characteristics that makes North Central stand out from other Christian colleges and universities is our location in the heart of downtown Minneapolis.

Students have access to job and internship opportunities, shopping, arts and culture, and sports–all within just a few blocks of North Central’s campus.

Plan a visit to our downtown campus.

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What makes a good city for college students and grads? The answer is simple: opportunity. College students and graduates need opportunities for good jobs, for cultural experiences, for activity, for good food and entertainment.

Not many cities can boast quality in all of those areas. But Minneapolis, MN has all of that (and more) to offer its residents.

Read blogs about college life in Minneapolis.

9 best coffee shops in the Minneapolis coffee scene for college students

Minneapolis is hub to many amazing third wave coffee shops, most of which are a short drive from the North Central University campus. We are pretty sure that in terms of cities with the “it” factor, Minneapolis is a Seattle rival, and we have the coffee scene to prove it.

Read the Minneapolis college coffee tour blog.

You should go to college downtown.

Whether you are a prospective student, alumni, or family or friend of a current student, we are glad you are planning a visit!

Downtown Minneapolis offers a wide variety of options for places to stay, restaurants, and activities during your visit.

Plan your visit to Minneapolis.