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Chicago Loop Campus

1 North State Street, Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60602
Local: 1-312-739-0890
Toll Free: 1-800-693-5411

Westwood College - Chicago Loop Campus is conveniently located on North State Street in the heart of downtown Chicago, one of the nation's major urban hubs. The campus is easily accessible via Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) and the Metra public transit systems.

Westwood is ideal for people looking to get the most out of their education. With classrooms housed in the historic Stevens Building in the center of Chicago's business district, students have easy access to numerous professional development opportunities.

The campus is near a variety of exciting Chicago attractions. It's only two blocks from both Millennium Park and the Theater District, while great shopping is just steps away at stores like Macy's, Target, Old Navy, Gap, H & M, and Nordstrom Rack. And it's all within a couple of minutes of Chicago's Magnificent Mile and Water Tower.

  • Programs

    School of Technology

    School of Healthcare

    School of Business

    School of Design

    School of Justice

    Not all programs are offered every term. Check with the campus for current program offerings.

    Download our course catalog for a for details on our degree programs and our addendum for updated tuition and fee information.

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    Our graduates receive hands-on, career-focused training. Don't wait another day; start transforming your life into the one you've always wanted.

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    Did You Know?

    Our fast-track approach can help you earn your associate degree in as little as 17 months or your bachelor's degree in as little as three years.

  • Maps & Transportation

     

    Driving Directions:
    The campus is located just off the southeast corner of State Street and Washington Street.

    Public Transportation:
    It is just steps from CTA Red Line and within a block of all other CTA train lines: Blue Line, Orange Line, Pink Line, Green Line, Purple Line, and Brown Line. All full-time students get a U-Pass transit card that allows them unlimited rides on any CTA bus or train during the academic term.  The Loop campus is also easily accessible by numerous bus routes including numbers 2, 6, 10, 145, 147, and 151.

  • Campus Life

    The Westwood College - Chicago Loop Campus offers a variety of clubs and activities to enhance student life. Among them:*

    • Criminal Justice Club
    • Graphic Design Club
    • Student lounge area (beautifully redesigned by our interior design students)
    • Group tickets to the Chicago White Sox, Chicago Bulls and Six Flags Great America
    • Discounted parking facility three blocks south of the campus
    • Secure campus with key card access for Loop students and staff only
    • Open lab time in classrooms (when classes aren't in session)
    • Student Planning Committee (SPC)

    In recognition of outstanding students, an Honors Celebration is slated during the fourth week of every term. Students with perfect attendance and those on the Dean's List (3.75-3.99 GPA) or Executive Directors List (4.00 GPA) are invited to a late-afternoon awards luncheon. Honorees are also entered in prize drawings.

    Activities such as these make Westwood College - Chicago Loop Campus a great place to get a career-focused education.

    *More information on student activities can be found in the student services section of the course catalogs

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    Our graduates receive hands-on, career-focused training. Don't wait another day; start transforming your life into the one you've always wanted.

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    Did You Know?

    Our fast-track approach can help you earn your associate degree in as little as 17 months or your bachelor's degree in as little as three years.

  • Employers

    Westwood has prepared our Chicago Loop Campus graduates for careers with employers such as:

    • Allegis Group
    • Blinderman Construction
    • Certified Paralegal Services
    • Chicago Public Schools
    • Global IT Consultation
    • Huron Consulting Group
    • Illinois Department of Agriculture
    • Safe Environment Business Solutions
    • Safeguard Resources
    • Savane Properties
    • The Joyce Foundation
    • Titan Security
    • United Parcel Service
    • Universal Security Corporation

    Westwood College tracks the initial employers of its graduates for accreditation purposes. This list represents a partial list of employers of graduates from this program, drawn from across the Westwood campus system, and contains employers of Westwood College graduates from July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013. It is not intended to represent an endorsement of Westwood College by the listed employers.

    Comprehensive employment information for graduates from each campus is available.
  • News

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    Westwood College featured on MSN Money

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    Westwood College graduate is one of five students nationwide to receive APSCU’s GREAT award

    Guillermo De La Riva was selected from more than 180 nominations for the 2014 award.

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    Westwood College introduces new scholarship and reward program

    100% of Westwood College students eligible for at least one of 11 institutional scholarships or rewards.

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    Westwood College's national "Good Works" service program raises $25,000 for community groups

    Faculty and staff from Westwood College recently hit the streets on a mission to do "Good Works" by helping more than 38 local community organizations throughout the U.S.

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    Westwood College launches national "Good Works" community service program

    Month-long program to raise up to $25,000 in donations, serve 5,000 volunteer hours.

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    Members of congress welcome Westwood College during Hill Day

    Westwood students visit U.S. Capital offices and discuss the face of career colleges.

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    Westwood College takes on larger role in strategic direction of private sector colleges

    Committee appointments by Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities reinforce partnership between college and trade organization

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    Westwood College students create a path to job success in a challenging economy

    Eric Lovett named 2012 recipient of the $10,000 Platinum PATH Scholarship.

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    Westwood College donates $10,000 to A Better Chicago in honor of 2012 Westwood Success program

    Program recognizes 100 Westwood College alumni, including 18 from Chicagoland, for completing degrees and finding fulfilling careers despite personal challenges.

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    Westwood College announces graduate success stories

    Alumni recognized for completing degrees and using hands-on skills to find fulfilling careers despite personal and economic challenges.

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    Westwood College staff volunteers more than 400 hours in support of ACICS Centennial We SERVE Community Service Week

    Central Administration staff donated time to Food Bank of the Rockies, Junior Achievement and others.

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