South Bend

MD Education

The South Bend campus of IU School of Medicine is a great place to live and learn. Students at this bustling campus enjoy the same high-caliber medical education that the School offers at all statewide campuses, and the South Bend location has the added benefits of award winning teachers and researchers working in new, free-standing facilities that provide outstanding research opportunities for medical students.

With nearly 10 years of experience providing clinical education, and with an experienced and engaged academic counseling staff, the educators and researchers at the South Bend campus has helped many students enter into highly competitive residencies such as orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery and pediatric neurology at well-regarded institutions, including Duke, Vanderbilt, the University of Michigan and IU School of Medicine.

The third-year academic program offers clerkship opportunities in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Surgery, Specialty in Surgery (Trauma, Urology, Orthopedics, Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Cardiovascular, ENT, Transplant) and an elective.

Additional Medical Education Programs in South Bend

Medical students in South Bend can complete coursework for a combined degree. Through the IU School of Medicine partnership with Notre Dame, students at this campus can pursue a MS/MD or MD/PhD. Explore the MD dual degree programs at IU School of Medicine-South Bend.

The medical education program in South Bend offers family practice residency through two large hospital systems, Memorial Hospital in South Bend and St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Mishawaka.