Evanston EMBA — Semimonthly Program

Kellogg Executive MBA campus located in Evanston, close to nearby Chicago

World-class amenities minutes from Chicago.

Kellogg’s Evanston, Illinois EMBA campus is located just 30 minutes from downtown Chicago, a vibrant, world-class city with rich international ties. The campus is home to Northwestern University’s James L. Allen Center, a state-of-the-art education center that accommodates living and learning for executive students.

Perched on the shores of Lake Michigan, the Allen Center is designed to support your academic needs and while ensuring your personal comfort. It features 150 guest rooms, eight technology-enabled classrooms, dozens of study group rooms and several dining rooms, providing an educational experience that’s both convenient and fully immersive. Students attending the Evanston campus take classes every other week, beginning Friday afternoon and ending Saturday evening, or, approximately once per quarter on Sunday afternoon.

Key benefits

  • Live and learn at the James L. Allen Center, an executive education center that supports your educational needs while providing the amenities of a full-service hotel
  • Take advantage of classrooms and study-group rooms equipped with advanced technology and resource areas with 24-hour access
  • Engage in informal interactions with faculty and students through common areas, lounges and dining rooms
  • Enjoy close proximity to downtown Chicago and its world-renowned commercial, entertainment and cultural centers
  • Receive concierge services at the front desk, dine on international cuisine prepared by our head chef (which include accommodations to dietary restrictions) and access fitness rooms and snack rooms 24/7
  • Stay on Northwestern University’s lakefront campus, which includes access to university facilities, such as the 95,000-square-foot Henry Crown Sports Pavilion and Norris Aquatic Center
  • Students traveling from long distances may be eligible for free lodging on Thursday evenings (application required)
  • Travel to the Miami campus and any campus within the Global Network for elective courses

Sample EMBA calendar

Evanston classes are typically held Friday afternoon through Saturday evening. Download a full calendar for more information.

September 2018 Start Calendar

Orientation Week
September 10th — September 16th
Class in session
October 12th — October 13th
Class in session
November 9th — November 10th
Class in session
November 30th — December 1st
Class in session
January 18th — January 19th
Class in session
February 1st — February 2nd
Class in session
February 15th — February 16th
Class in session
March 1st — March 3rd
Class in session
March 15th — March 16th
Class in session
April 12th — April 13th
Class in session
April 26th — April 28th
Class in session
May 10th — May 11th
Class in session
May 24th — May 25th
Intensive Week
June 16th — June 23rd

January 2019 Start Calendar

Orientation Week
January 4th — January 10th
Class in session
January 18th — January 19th
Class in session
February 1st — February 3rd
Class in session
February 15th — February 16th
Class in session
March 1st — March 3rd
Class in session
March 15th — March 16th
Class in session
April 12th — April 13th
Class in session
April 26th — April 28th
Class in session
May 10th — May 11th
Class in session
May 24th — May 25th
Class in session
June 7th — June 9th
Intensive Week
June 20th — June 25th

Evanston On Campus Information Sessions

Date Register
October 19, 2018
November 9, 2018

Contact the Evanston campus

Evanston: An ideal location for learning only minutes from Chicago.

Evanston campus — Kellogg Executive MBA Program

The Evanston campus is just 30 minutes from downtown Chicago, Ill. and O’Hare International Airport.