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.



Medical Student Facilities


The IU School of Medicine–Evansville campus offers the best amenities of a larger city atmosphere and the comfort benefits of smaller class sizes and clinical settings. At Evansville, medical students work closely with professors to ensure success when entering clinical rotations. Evansville students are typically paired one-to-one with local physicians for third- and fourth-year rotations.

Medical students at the Evansville campus have access to a private media or library space, lunch room, and a variety of study spaces as well as full access to the host campus, University of Southern Indiana facilities, including Rice Library, RFW Fitness Center, University Center and student discounts to all Division II athletic events.

Work and Study Space

With 24-hour access to the Health Professions Building, the Medical School Library, and IU School of Medicine e-classrooms, medical students in Evansville have plenty of on-campus options for study space. On the third floor of the center are six private study rooms allowing individual study or group study of up to ten people. These rooms are fully equipped with white boards, wifi access and comfortable furniture. Student classrooms and a large student library are always open allowing for adequate study space for students who prefer to study in an open atmosphere.

IU School of Medicine-Evansville students also have access to the David L. Rice Library , the main library for the University of Southern Indiana. This facility has hundreds of individual study areas, including private study rooms and carols) and two large quiet reading rooms.

Libraries on and near the Evansville campus provide many learning materials and are great places to study or relax. Libraries that med students use.

Materials from the Ruth Lilly Medical Library, located in Indianapolis, can be shipped directly to the Evansville campus, usually within 48 hours. Students can pick up and return materials from the main desk.

Housing and Other Personal Space

Students at the Evansville campus are encouraged to make the campus their home away from home. Students are welcome to bring personal items to the classroom and make their work space their own. While IU School of Medicine-Evansville is not liable for any lost or stolen items, security is taken seriously, and rooms are locked at the end of each day.

All medical students are assigned an individual locker for storage of books, extra clothes and snacks, as well as a mailbox. Students frequently request that packages (such as Amazon deliveries) be delivered to the medical school.

The University of Southern Indiana does not make campus housing available for IU School of Medicine students. Therefore, off-campus housing is the only option. Students typically rent apartments or houses on Evansville’s west side (minutes from campus). West side housing generally fills very quickly. For the best selection, reserve housing as quickly as possible. Popular housing options for IU School of Medicine students in Evansville include Mission Viejo Villas, Copper Creek Apartments and Lakewood West Apartments.