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.

Indiana University School of Medicine—Indianapolis

At  the Indianapolis campus, IU School of Medicine offers the full range of medical education programs, including an undergraduate health professions program, MD coursework and clinical training, and graduate medical education as well as dual degree programs and more. This campus offers exceptional participation opportunities for research programs, student interest groups and extracurricular activities along with continuing medical education programming for alumni and faculty.

The IU School of Medicine-Indianapolis campus offers access to and collaboration with some of the nation’s top clinical partners as well as premier laboratories and other research facilities. Led by outstanding medical education and research experts—many of whom rank among the nation’s best physicians and scientists—this urban campus offers advanced medical education in the heart of one of the most progressive and economically healthy cities in the United States.

Thrive in Indianapolis

From campus maps to policies and guidelines, medical students and their families can access campus-specific resources to better understand how to get around and make the most of their time at the Indianapolis campus of IU School of Medicine.

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Student Research Programs

IU School of Medicine-Indianapolis offers a wide range of programs for medical students to enrich their studies and training by participating in active medical research. The programs offered at the Indianapolis campus are available to all IU School of Medicine students statewide as well as individuals not currently enrolled as a student of IU School of Medicine.


Zain Abedali

MS1, Indianapolis
Zain is a first-year medical student in Indianapolis and currently serving as class president.

Sylk Sotto, MBA, MPS

Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs, Department of Medicine
Professional interests center on advocating for and supporting underrepresented minorities in higher education and academic medicine. Research work focuses on pulmonary sciences.

Indianapolis Campus Areas of Interest

“People make this place great. The commitment and collaboration are inspiring.”
Sylk Sotto, MBA, MPS

Statewide Student Community

The College and House program is designed to connect IU School of Medicine students at different campuses during their four-year medical education experience to inspire a strong sense of community, peer support and a culture of wellness among medical students.

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