Segal Design Institute is at the center of a vibrant design innovation community at Northwestern University.
Segal is comprised of a diverse group of faculty, students, researchers, industry leaders, and outside collaborators. Affiliated with the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern, it provides a collaborative and engaging environment for design study, research, innovation, and professional growth.
Segal offers a range of programs and classes for undergraduates, graduate students, and working professionals.
Our faculty work closely with PhD students and outside collaborators to advance design research, understanding, and innovation.
We are always in search of projects from real clients for our undergraduate and graduate courses.
Employers take advantage of our students’ deep technical competencies, balanced by their broad understanding of design innovation process.
Your contribution ensures that Segal stays at the forefront of design education and research.
By serving as project mentors and guest lecturers, industry leaders provide our students with invaluable learning opportunities.