Our Chicago campus
Located in central Chicago, our River North Campus, home to both Flatiron School and Designation, is an accessible and inspiring location to change your career — and a perfect place to immerse yourself in Chicago’s emerging tech scene.
Studying at Flatiron School, you’ll join the WeWork community — a global network of startups, entrepreneurs, innovators, and people pursuing their passions.
We’re committed to helping you secure a career. Our proven job search framework features 1:1 sessions with a dedicated Career Coach and a robust employer pipeline. Learn about our job placements here.
Chicago has become a major player in the tech startup ecosystem. The city is already home to local tech titans like Braintree, Grubhub, Facebook, Google and Uptake.
Our Chicago courses
Since we opened our doors in 2012, thousands of students have joined us to launch new careers in tech. On our Chicago campus, your journey toward your next career will be in good hands.
Where our grads work
Meet the team
With Mandy’s combined background in tech, education, and nonprofits, she brings a depth of knowledge to the campus as she develops and drives the strategic vision for the school. Her passion fuels Flatiron School’s efforts to equip Chicagoans with the tech skills needed to make meaningful changes.
As the Community Lead at Flatiron School Chicago, Michelle helps people change their lives, whether it’s through a career change or learning a new skill set. With her desire to help others and her passion for the city of Chicago, she loves helping career-changers find their new strengths in technology.
Derick serves as Software Engineering Coach for Flatiron School's Chicago campus, combining his passion for people and helping others. Having completed the program in Flatiron School New York, he brings a unique perspective to the team, and spends most of his time supporting students.
Attend our webinars
[Virtual] Software Engineering Info Session
Join a Flatiron School San Francisco campus staff member over Zoom to learn everything you need to know about how we can help make this possible through our Software Engineering course!
[Virtual] Thinking About a Career in Code?
Thinking about a career in code, but don't know where to begin? Join our co-founder and Chief Innovation Office, Avi Flombaum, as he shares how to kick-start your journey towards a coding career. After the presentation, we'll open up the webinar to an ask-me-anything format, so bring your questions!
[Virtual] Thinking About a Tech Career?
Curious about joining an upcoming Flatiron School San Francisco Software Engineering, Data Science or Design cohort? Tune in with us to learn more!Learn how to launch a new career in code, data science, or cybersecurity in this virtual info session hosted by James Guajardo, Flatiron School’s Director of Admissions.
[Virtual] Deep Dive: Career Services at Flatiron School
Join Flatiron School SF for a live viewing of this webinar to learn all about our Career Services. A coding bootcamp is a chance to reinvent your career and to reinvent yourself, and that's where our Career Services team comes in. Their only priority is to help you get a job and start a tech career that you love - wherever you are located. Your success is our success. Plain and simple.
Where we're located
Located just blocks away from the Chicago River, our campus is an inspiring location to learn – and a perfect springboard for a career in tech. Working in WeWork’s dynamic River North location, you’re surrounded by instructors and colleagues who support and challenge you.