Evanston EMBA — Twice Monthly 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 with occasional Sunday classes. As class weekend schedules will differ depending on electives you take, second year schedules are not available. Download a full calendar for more information.

September 2021 Start Calendar

Orientation Week
September 14th — September 18th
Class in session
October 1st — October 3rd
Class in session
October 15th — October 16th
Class in session
October 29th — October 30th
Class in session
November 12th — November 13th
Class in session
December 3rd — December 4th
Class in session
January 14th — January 16th
Class in session
January 28th — January 30th
Class in session
February 11th —February 12th
Class in session
February 25th — February 26th
Class in session
March 11th — March 12th
Class in session
April 15th — April 16th
Class in session
April 29th — May 1st
Class in session
May 13th — May 15th
Class in session
May 27th — May 29th
Class in session
June 10th — June 12th
Intensive Week
June 24th — June 28th

January 2022 Start Calendar

Orientation Week
Taking place at our Miami Campus
January 5th - January 9th

Class in session
January 28th - January 30th
Class in session
February 11th - February 13th
Class in session
February 25th - February 27th
Class in session
March 11th - March 13th
Class in session
April 15th - April 16th
Class in session
April 29th - April 30th
Class in session
May 13th - May 15th
Class in session
May 27th - May 29th
Class in session
June 10th - June 12th
Intensive Week
June 24th - June 28th

Contact the Evanston campus

Evanston campus — Kellogg Executive MBA Program

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

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

2169 Campus Drive
Evanston, Illinois, 60208

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