Information Sessions

MSIT offers both online and in-person information sessions. These sessions differ slightly in format so that you can choose the option that best meets your schedule and format preference. If no dates are listed, prospective students may call to connect with the MSIT program.

Information sessions generally include the following:

  • An overview of the MSIT program, both full-time and part-time options
  • Review of the reasons why the MSIT program is a good choice for IT professionals
  • Criteria for acceptance
  • What the program entails, overview of courses, and timeframes for completion
  • Question and answer session with the co-director and associate director
  • Food and drink reception with candidates


We invite you to learn more about the Master of Science in Information Technology program by attending an online information session. Held in a webinar-style format, these information sessions offer a wonderful opportunity to hear more about the program's distinctive features and curriculum—as well as giving us ample time to answer any questions you might have.

Upcoming dates are listed below (all times listed are local Chicago, USA time). Register by clicking a link:

Thursday, October 26, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Thursday, November 30, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


MSIT offers in-person information sessions on the Evanston campus and in downtown Chicago – they differ slightly in format.


The MSIT program offers information sessions in downtown Chicago, typically at corporate venues, providing prospective students working in Chicago an opportunity to meet the MSIT director and associate director. 

MSIT will be hosting an information session at mHUB in downtown Chicago. This is a joint event with the Master of Engineering Management (MEM) program and the Master of Science in Law (MSL) program. mHUB exists to ensure that Chicago and our Heartland’s manufacturing industry continues to accelerate, grow and thrive. They are Chicago’s first innovation center focused on physical product development and manufacturing.  Join us on 10/26 to learn more about MSIT and tour mHUB.

Register by clicking the link below:

Wednesday, October 25, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


MSIT hosts information sessions on the Evanston campus. These information sessions are unique because they allow prospective students to do the following:

  • Attend an information session on a Saturday to accommodate a busy workweek schedule
  • Meet the MSIT director and associate director
  • See the McCormick Education Center and classrooms
  • Meet current students and hear about what it is like to be an MSIT student

Upcoming dates: TBD.

Application FEE Waiver

Those who attend an information session will receive a waiver of the normal $50 application fee.