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Preview days

Come see what we’re all about

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like as a full-time MBA student, this is your chance. Each Preview Day is co-hosted by student clubs, so you can get a sense of the diverse paths and perspectives that make up the Kellogg community.

From academics to career development and alumni success stories, each segment of our Preview Day is carefully selected so that you can experience all that Kellogg has to offer. At our top-ranked MBA program, you’ll benefit from experiential learning opportunities around the globe, faculty at the top of their fields and an alumni network nearly 70,000 strong.

Preview Days are open and inclusive to everyone, regardless of the day you choose to attend. There is no dress code, but we recommend wearing something business casual.

Upcoming Preview Days

We host Preview Days on our Evanston campus in the fall and spring. Check out other upcoming Full-Time MBA events while you wait.

Academic session

Dive right into our dynamic and cutting-edge curriculum. Preview Day academic sessions are designed to showcase our classroom culture and connect you with our faculty.

Career presentation

Whether you’re changing careers, leveling up or starting something fresh, the Career Management Center is here to support you. Our Preview Day session gives you the inside scoop on how Kellogg sets you up for success in reaching your goals – both personally and professionally.

Multiple events to connect with current students and alumni

At Preview Day, our student clubs are the real MVPs, co-hosting sessions with loads of insider info. Kellogg students are there to share their experiences and answer questions about life at business school. If you’re attending a Preview Day in person, you’ll also get the chance to hear from alumni and tour the Global Hub, our state-of-art home on the shores of Lake Michigan.

Who should attend

If you’ve already applied, are close to applying or are still deciding whether or not to get an MBA, join us for a Preview Day. There is no right or wrong time to see if Kellogg is the place for you.

In fact, many Preview Day attendees submit their applications before coming to a Preview Day. In the past, these participants have felt that the event provided them with the opportunity to better visualize what life at Kellogg would feel like.

Directions and logistics

We’re so excited to have you join us for a visit! Questions about where to stay, how to get here or where to park? We’ve got you covered.

Hotels + lodging

There are many great hotels in downtown Evanston that are just a short walk or ride to campus.

Please note: We do not cover the cost of transportation, parking and lodging for our Preview Days. But we will provide meals throughout the day.

Transit

Directions to campus, a campus map, parking locations and public transportation information are available on our website.

Air

Major airlines fly into both O’Hare International Airport and Midway International Airport. O’Hare is approximately a 45-minute drive from Kellogg and Midway is approximately 60 minutes, but you may want to allow more time for traffic.

Private transportation services

Taxi services from both airports can be arranged in advance of your visit for a reduced fare. For up-to-date fare information, please contact a taxi service directly.

For drop off at the Global Hub enter the address, "2211 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208."

Parking

The closest garage to the Global Hub is the North Campus parking garage (2311 North Campus Drive).

Public transit

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) maintains an extensive system of elevated trains (also known as “the L”) and busses throughout Chicago and Evanston. Please plan for about a 90-minute trip if you are taking the CTA from the airport.

The train that runs through Evanston is the Purple Line. The closest stops to Kellogg are the Foster and Noyes Street stops. Both are about a 15-minute walk to the Global Hub.

The closest bus stop to Kellogg is the 201 bus stop on Lincoln and Sheridan. The 201 route begins at the Howard St. Terminal and makes several pick-ups and drop-offs in Evanston.

Flexibility for working professionals

Kellogg students take the lead — in the classroom and their careers. When you begin your Evening & Weekend MBA, you’ll bring your own background and ambitions to the table.

Preview Day gives you a firsthand look at how a part-time MBA can help you move into the next phase of your career. From academics to career development and alumni success stories, each segment is a carefully curated opportunity to explore all that Kellogg has to offer.

Upcoming Preview Days

Returning soon! We host Preview Days on our Chicago campus in February, May, August and November. Check out other upcoming Evening & Weekend MBA events while you wait.

Preview Days
Aug. 17, 2024
10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. CT
In-person

Academic session

Dive right into our dynamic and cutting-edge curriculum. Preview Day academic sessions are designed to showcase our classroom culture and connect you with our faculty.

Career services session

Whether you’re changing careers, leveling up or starting something fresh, the Career Management Center is here to support you. Our career coaches are dedicated to our part-time students. They’ll give you the inside scoop on how Kellogg sets you up for success in reaching your goals — both personally and professionally.

Connect with current students and alumni

Kellogg students and alumni will be there to share their experiences and answer questions about life during and after business school. With informal opportunities to network throughout the day in addition to a panel, Preview Day offers plenty of time to connect with our students.

Admissions overview

Whether you are just beginning your MBA research or are putting the final touches on your application, the admissions team will answer questions about our programs and provide key application insights.

Who should attend

If you’ve already applied, are close to applying or are still deciding whether or not to get an MBA — join us for a Preview Day. There is no right or wrong time to see if Kellogg is the right place for you.

In fact, many Preview Day attendees submit their applications before attending one of our Preview Days. In the past, these participants have felt that the event provided them with the opportunity to better envision what life at Kellogg would feel like.

Directions and logistics

We’re so excited to have you join us for a visit! Questions about how to get here? We’ve got you covered.

Transit

Directions to campus, a campus map, parking locations and public transportation information are available on our website. Wieboldt Hall is located just west of Lake Shore Drive on Chicago Avenue.

Wieboldt Hall
339 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

Please enter the building from the Chicago Avenue entrance (339 E. Chicago Ave.).

An executive experience for workplace leaders

Are you a mid- to senior-level executive looking to enhance career growth? Then our Executive MBA might be the right program for you.

Come see what life is like for our EMBA students at Preview Day. From the moment you get to campus, you'll be immersed in a carefully curated opportunity to get more information about academics, career development and alumni paths to success. You'll also gain valuable insights into the Kellogg application process directly from the admissions team.

Upcoming Preview Days

We host Preview Days on our Chicago and Miami campuses twice per year, usually in the fall and spring. Check out other upcoming Executive MBA events while you wait.

Academic session

Dive right into our dynamic and cutting-edge curriculum. Preview Day academic sessions are designed to showcase our classroom culture and connect you with our faculty.

Executive career services

Whether you’re changing careers, leveling up or starting something fresh, the Career Management Center is there to support you. Our Preview Day session gives you the inside scoop on how your dedicated executive career coach works to set you up for success in reaching your goals – both personally and professionally.

Connect with current students and alumni

Kellogg students and alumni will be there to share their experiences and answer questions about life during and after business school.

Admissions overview

Whether you are just beginning your MBA research or are putting the final touches on your application, the admissions team will answer questions about our programs and provide key application insights.

Who should attend

If you’ve already applied, are close to applying or are still deciding whether or not to get an Executive MBA — join us for a Preview Day. There is no right or wrong time to see if Kellogg is the right place for you.

In fact, many Preview Day attendees submit their applications before attending one of our Preview Days. In the past, these participants have felt that the event provided them with the opportunity to better visualize what their time at Kellogg would be like.

Directions and logistics

We're excited to host you! Questions about how to get here or where to stay? We've got you covered.

Evanston Preview Day

Getting to campus

James L. Allen Center
2169 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208

Parking is available at two access-controlled parking garages located on the Northwestern campus. The North Garage is located at 2311 North Campus Drive and the South Garage, connected to the Segal Visitors Center, is located at 1841 Sheridan Rd. Both garages are accessible to visitors. Bring your ticket with you to the Allen Center and we will provide complimentary ticket validation.

Where to stay

There are many great hotels in downtown Evanston that are just a short walk or ride to campus.

Please note: We do not cover the cost of transportation, parking and lodging for our Preview Days. But we will provide meals throughout the day.

Miami Preview Day

Getting to campus

95 Merrick Way
Coral Gables, FL 33134

If you are driving to campus, you have the option to meter park or valet park at the Hyatt Regency Coral Gables. After parking, please check in at our reception desk at 95 Merrick Way, Suite 100.

Where to stay

Preview Day is held at our beautiful Coral Gables campus. This is a great way to experience firsthand where you'll be sleeping, eating, learning and studying as an Executive MBA student.

The following hotels are a 5- to 10- minute walk from campus:

Please note: We do not cover the cost of transportation, parking and lodging for our Preview Days. But we will provide meals throughout the day.