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.



Counseling and Psychological Services

Medical students in Evansville who are seeking Personal Counseling and Psychological Services have several options. IU School of Medicine offers counseling services via telephone or in person. Call 317-278-4750 to schedule an appointment or 317-274-1224 (emergency), or email

Locally, students can visit the University of Southern Indiana (USI) Counseling Center for personal mental health counseling. This service is funded as part of student fees and is available at no additional charge to IU School of Medicine students. The USI Counseling Center also provides limited psychological testing but does not perform testing for issues related to conditions such as Attention Deficit Disorder or possible Learning Disability. The Psychologists with Luzio & Associates are available for such testing in a fee-for-service arrangement.

The Student Health Center and the Counseling Center can provide assistance with referral for psychiatric evaluation and treatment. The USI Counseling Center (ORR Center Room 1051, 812-464-1867) is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm.

Impaired Medical Student Program

The Impaired Medical Student Program provides students with appropriate education experiences related to substance abuse problems. A treatment component of the program, administered by the Indiana State Medical Association’s Commission on Physician Assistance, permits a student to seek help confidentially. Referrals to the Commission can be self-generated or made by a concerned faculty, friends or family members. A report to the School is made only in the event that the student does not comply with the treatment plan. The program coordinator of the Physician Assistance Program is Candace Backer ACSW. Call 317-261-2060 or 800-257-4762 for information.

Independent Providers

Non-school, independent providers are also available for consultation and treatment. Fees for evaluation and treatment are generally covered by a student’s health insurance. Students are responsible for covering the cost of any portion of the fee that is not covered by their insurance. Services by these non-school community providers are not part of your student fees and not part of the Office Visit Plan.

Evansville providers:

Integrity Psychological & Counseling
Social Workers and Counselors
6221 E. Physicians Court Suite 2
(812) 479-7739

Luzio & Associates
Psychologists and Social Workers
3101 N. Green River Rd. Suite 910
(812) 479-1916

Karleen Wink, Psy. D.
1501 N. Stockwell Rd.
(812) 473-7223

David Holajter, M.D.
Evansville Psychiatric Associates
2015 Maxwell Ave.
(812) 422-7974

After Hours/Emergency Psychiatric Care
Deaconess Crosspointe Hospital
7201 Virginia St.
(812) 471-8025 or 800-947-6789