The Medical Sciences Program in Bloomington is unique among the IU School of Medicine campuses in that it educates medical students seeking an MD as well as graduate and undergraduate students. Bloomington offers a Big 10 learning environment on an iconic campus.

With six major hospitals housing about 2000 beds, medical students in Evansville have access to physician educators in a range of medical specialties. An expanded residency program here will provide more than 100 new graduate medical education positions over the next few years.

The Fort Wayne campus offers clinical education in both rural and urban communities through two large hospital systems serving the region. A Student Research Fellowship Program offers med students nine weeks of summer research experience.

Students and faculty in Indianapolis benefit from close proximity to some of Indiana’s largest teaching hospitals and the Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center. This campus offers medical education in the heart of one of the most progressive and economically healthy cities in the United States.

Muncie is the School’s only campus that’s located on hospital property, giving medical students a front-row four-year medical education with all the amenities that come with being located near the campus of Ball State University, a bustling college environment.

Located in a highly populated urban region just 25 miles from downtown Chicago, the Gary campus offers medical students unparalleled access to clinical care at 11 major teaching hospitals housing 2800 beds. An expanded residency program in Gary will accommodate more than 100 new graduate medical education positions.

IU School of Medicine-South Bend is located on the campus of Notre Dame, offering a rich campus life in a traditionally collegiate community. Students here gain clinical care experience at the Navari Student Outreach Clinic, and external funding for faculty research exceeds $2 million per year.

Known for its rural medical education program, IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute meets the increased need for physicians to serve rural communities throughout the state of Indiana and beyond. This unique four-year medical school program emphasizes primary care and other specialties of need in rural communities.

Located on the campus of Purdue University, the West Lafayette campus offers a Big Ten campus atmosphere and opportunities to supplement the MD curriculum with research experience in the collaborative labs and research centers here. This IU School of Medicine campus offers on-campus housing to med students.

Compassionate Patient Care, Collaborative Clinical Partnerships

The work of Indiana University School of Medicine and its faculty centers on producing a continuous supply of high-quality physicians, medical researchers and health professions personnel for the State of Indiana, the United States and the world. As an educational institution, IU School of Medicine subscribes to the highest professional, ethical and moral values; fulfilling its ambitious mission demands no less.

In addition to its educational focus, IU School of Medicine is committed to providing the highest-quality patient care to individuals seeking health care services from its faculty and assuring that its research efforts are conducted at the upmost ethical and legal standards.

While mentoring medical students, residents and fellows, IU School of Medicine teaching faculty treat patients at hospitals, clinics, offices and other care facilities throughout Indiana. In total, more than 40 different teaching hospitals in Indiana participate in IU School of Medicine’s statewide medical education system, providing future physicians with extraordinary access to patients care, local medical communities and real-world hospital experiences while under the mentorship of the nation’s most respected physicians.

Explore the clinical partners of IU School of Medicine at each of the school’s nine statewide campuses.


The primary clinical partner for the Medical Sciences Program at IU School of Medicine-Bloomington is IU Health Hospital-Bloomington, but students gain clinical practice and patient care experience in other primary care, specialized care and private practice settings in the Bloomington community.


Even in the first year of medical training, students at IU School of Medicine-Evansville have the opportunity to rotate at some of the best clinical and teaching hospitals in Evansville as well as in the surrounding cities of Jasper and Vincennes.

Fort Wayne

Students at the Fort Wayne campus complete their clinical clerkships at Lutheran Health Network and Parkview Health facilities. Both hospital systems have Level II Trauma services and specialists who treat patients in northeat Indiana, Southern Michigan and northwest Ohio.


The Gary campus has strong working relationships with 11 hospitals in the area, including the Community Hospitals, The Methodist Hospitals, Franciscan Alliance System, Porter Health Care System and IU Health La Porte, along with five federally qualified community health centers and four mental health agencies.


IU School of Medicine enjoys collaborative partnerships with six IU Health hospitals in Indianapolis as well as Eskenazi Health and the Roudebush VA Medical Center, offering tremendous clinical opportunities for medical students, residents, fellows and faculty at this campus.


IU School of Medicine in Muncie partners with Ball Memorial Hospital and Meridian Health Services. With 64 residents, Ball Memorial currently has the largest graduate medical education program in Indiana outside Indianapolis, with residency programs in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine and Transitional Year.

South Bend

Five teaching hospitals and three community clinics in the South Bend area benefit from the clinical care provided by IU School of Medicine students and faculty, and two hospitals offer residency programs in Family Medicine.

Terre Haute

Students and faculty at IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute provide clinical care in seven hospitals in the area, including Union Hospital, Terre Haute Regional Hospital, Reid Hospital, Jasper Memorial Hospital, Sullivan County Community Hospital, Greene County General Hospital, and St. Vincent Clay Hospital.

West Lafayette

Through partnerships with Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health and IU Health Arnett, medical students at IU School of Medicine-West Lafayette work individually with community-based clinical faculty volunteers to participate in clinical practice and patient care in this community.