The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University


Cost Management, Project Controls


Higher Education


About The Project

The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University is the business school of Northwestern University, located in the Chicago Metropolitan Area, Illinois. Founded in 1908, Kellogg is one of the oldest business schools in the world and has made significant contributions to fields such as marketing, management sciences, and decision sciences. Kellogg’s 2-year MBA Program is ranked No. 3 in the U.S. by U.S. News & World Report and Forbes and No. 4 globally by The Economist. To date, CCS has completed over 50 projects including the program’s 410,000 SF flagship building, which accommodates 1,500 full-time MBA students and 200 faculty members. Designed by Toronto-based KPMB Architects, the building offers breathtaking views of Lake Michigan and features state-of-the-art teaching space, flexible learning environments, community gathering space, faculty, and administrative offices. The building features the following amenities: 50,000 SF of instructional space, including a Design Wing for experimental learning, 17 classrooms, and 65 study group rooms; 30,000 SF of open community forum space with conference facilities, dining, and student lounges; 20,000 SF of administrative spaces; 75,000 SF of faculty spaces; a 20,000 SF Economics Department with 50 faculty offices, a 9,000 SF outdoor plaza; and 75 parking spaces, below-grade. This project incorporated sustainable features into the design with a goal of achieving at minimum a LEED Silver rating.