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. Download a full calendar for more information.

September 2020 Start Calendar

Orientation Week
September 15th — September 20th
Class in session
October 2nd — October 4th
Class in session
October 16th — October 17th
Class in session
October 30th — October 31st
Class in session
November 13th — November 14th
Class in session
December 4th — December 5th
Class in session
January 15th — January 17th
Class in session
January 29th — January 30th
Class in session
February 12th — February 13th
Class in session
February 26th — February 27th
Class in session
March 12th — March 13th
Class in session
April 9th — April 11th
Class in session/Ally Weekend
April 23rd — April 25th
Class in session
May 7th — May 9th
Class in session
May 21st — May 22nd
Class in session
June 4th — June 5th
Intensive Week
June 18th — June 22nd

January 2021 Start Calendar

Orientation Week
January 3rd — January 9th
Class in session
January 29th — January 31st
Class in session
February 12th — February 13th
Class in session
February 26th — February 27th
Class in session
March12th — March 14th
Class in session
March 25th — March 28th
Class in session
April 9th — April 11th
Class in session
April 23rd — April 25th
Class in session
May7th — May 9th
Class in session
May 21st — May 22nd
Class in session
June 4th — June 5th
Intensive Week
June 18th — June 22nd

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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