Huron Consulting Group at a Glance


  • "Liberal vacation policy."
  • "Methodology is strong."
  • "Opportunity to grow and lead."


  • "Working in multiple time zones."
  • "Layers of bureaucracy."
  • "More like a big 8 firm than a strategic consulting firm in terms of managing its workforce."

The Buzz

  • "Strong Higher Ed reputation."
  • "Doesn't focus on MBA hiring."
  • "Frequent travel."
  • "Implementation."

About Huron Consulting Group

Huron Consulting Group offers consulting services from industry professionals in the healthcare, education, legal and business sectors. With a global footprint that touches three continents, the Chicago-headquartered firm promises clients a deep understanding of the complex challenges they face both in the overall business landscape and in a specific industry. 

The firm helps clients in diverse industries improve performance, comply with complex regulations, reduce costs, recover from distress, leverage technology, and stimulate growth. Huron teams with its clients to deliver sustainable and measurable results. Those clients hail from a wide variety of sectors and states of health, including both financially sound and distressed organizations. In terms of scale and reach, meanwhile, Huron's client base includes healthcare organizations, Fortune 500 companies, leading academic institutions, medium-sized businesses, and the law firms that represent these various organizations. 

Range of Services

The firm's health and education segment provides consulting services to hospitals, health systems, physicians, managed care organizations, academic medical centers, colleges, universities, and pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers. Huron Education and Huron Life Sciences professionals develop and implement consulting and software solutions to help clients address financial management, strategy, operational and organizational effectiveness, research administration, and regulatory compliance. 

Huron Healthcare partners with clients to provide comprehensive performance improvement solutions aimed at improving quality,increasing revenue, reducing expenses, and increasing physician, patient, and employee satisfaction across the healthcare enterprise. 

Huron's legal segment provides advisory and business services to assist law departments and law firms to enhance organizational effectiveness and reduce legal spend. Huron Legal advises on and implements strategy, organizational design and development, outside counsel management, operational efficiency, and discovery solutions, and provides services relating to the management of matters, contracts, documents, records, digital evidence and e-discovery. Examples of the firm's methodologies in the field include: its IMPACT® solution, which the firm claims delivers sustainable cost reductions ranging from 15 to 40 percent; the R3con® solution--a "cost effective forensic investigation solution to protect enterprise data"; Sp3ctrum™ solution, a managed services discovery solution; and Huron's V3locity® solution, which takes some of the uncertainty out of discovery costs by offering a streamlined e-discovery process. 

Finally, the firm's financial segment assists corporations with complex accounting and financial reporting matters, and provides financial analysis in restructuring and turnaround situations. Huron offers clients an array of services that are flexible and responsive to event-and transaction-based needs across industries. 


August 2015

Huron Consulting Group Receives Consulting Magazine Excellence in Social & Community Investment Award 

Huron was recognized by Consulting magazine as a recipient of  the 2015 Excellence in Social & Community Investment Achievement Award. Huron was selected for the Company's pro bono work with Test Positive Awareness Network. The firm was also recognized in 2014, for the Company's annual Day of Service.     

July 2015

Huron Consulting Group Acquires Rittman Mead India

The firm announced the acquisition of Rittman Mead India-the Indian affiliate of Rittman Mead Consulting Ltd., a data and analytics consulting firm that specializes in the implementation of enterprise performance management (EPM) and analytics systems. 

April 2015

Huron Consulting Group Named One of America's Best Employers by Forbes

Huron was named as one of America's best employers on the annual Forbes list for 2015.

February 2015

Huron Consulting Group Closes Acquisition of Studer Group

The firm completed its acquisition of Studer Group®, a premier professional services firm that assists healthcare providers achieve cultural transformation to deliver and sustain exceptional improvement in clinical outcomes and financial results.

The acquisition combines Huron Healthcare's performance improvement and clinical transformation capabilities with Studer Group's Evidence-Based LeadershipSM framework to provide unparalleled leadership and cultural transformation expertise for healthcare provider clients. The acquisition also adds proprietary, market-leading technology tools that will uniquely bolster Huron Healthcare's core solutions. 

December 2014

Huron Consulting Group Earns Perfect Score on 2015 Corporate Equality Index for Second Consecutive Year

For the second consecutive year, Huron received a perfect score on the 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). CEI is a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.

September 2014

Huron Consulting Group Named a Best Firm to Work For 

For the fourth consecutive year, Huron was named on Consulting magazine's Best Firms to Work For list. The recognition was awarded based on six aspects of employee satisfaction: work/life balance, career development, client engagement, culture, leadership, and compensation and benefits.

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Huron Consulting Group

550 West Van Buren St.
Chicago, IL 60607
Phone: (312) 583-8700
Fax: (312) 583-8701


  • Employer Type: Public
  • Stock Symbol: HURN
  • Stock Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Chairman & CEO: James H. Roth
  • 2015 Employees: 2,870

  • Employment Contact

  • Major Departments & Practices
    Education & Life Sciences

Major Office Locations

  • Chicago, IL(HQ)
    Atlanta, GA
    Boston, MA
    Charlotte, NC
    Houston, TX
    Morrisville, NC
    New York, NY
    Portland, OR
    San Francisco, CA
    Washington, DC

    London, United Kingdom
    New Delhi, India

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