Student Support Services in Fort Wayne
The IU School of Medicine is committed to helping students with disabilities succeed academically.
Medical students at the Fort Wayne campus can access preventative health services and acute care through Purdue Fort Wayne Center for Healthy Living and Wellness Program, an outpatient facility providing a variety of health care services to students, faculty, staff and community members. Conveniently located in the Walb Student Union (room 234) and open Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, the campus clinic accepts a wide range of health insurance plans, and parking is available in the parking garage next to Gates Sports Center. Phone 260-481-5748 for an appointment. Walk-ins are accepted as time allows.
Note that the clinic is closed when the campus is closed. If campus is closed at time of illness or injury, numerous walk-in clinics are nearby; the closest is Physician’s Urgent Care, open 8 am until 8 pm.
Students at the Fort Wayne campus who are seeking personal counseling or psychiatric and psychological services—for any reason—have several support options. The IU School of Medicine Mental Health Services team offers treatment via telephone or in person. To schedule an appointment with Mental Health Services, email the program coordinator or call 317-278-2383.
Purdue Fort Wayne is a safe campus and Campus Police are reliable. Purdue Fort Wayne University Police Department provides a safety escort service for students on campus. This service is available 24 hours a day if ever a student feels threatened or uncomfortable. Call 260-481-6827 for safety and security services. Emergency phones are located throughout campus. Call 9-1-1 for emergencies. Security phones are located throughout campus.