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.



Student Services

Students at the Indianapolis Campus can access a wide range of support services. All centralized student services for the school operate from this location, including academic advising, disability accommodations, financial support, and student mistreatment complaint handling. Localized services are also available, including personal counseling, campus safety, peer tutoring, exam preparation and more.

Student Support Services in Indianapolis

As part of the statewide IU School of Medicine academic advising program, each student is assigned a Lead Advisor and a Volunteer Faculty Advisor. Students can access this support at the Indianapolis campus by contacting either Lauren Henninger at or 317-274-4751; Courtney Lewellen at or 317-274-4752; or Kelly Matthews at or 317-274-4754. Their office is located in IB 202 located in the Medical Research Library.

The IU School of Medicine is committed to helping students with disabilities succeed academically. MD students in need of disability accommodations should apply to the IU School of Medicine Disabilities Accommodations Committee.

Medical students at the Indianapolis campus can access preventative health services and acute care through the IUPUI Student Health program.

IUPUI Campus Police provide safety escort walks 24 hours a day 7 days a week. To request a Safewalk escort call 317-274-7233 (SAFE).

Students at the Indianapolis campus who are seeking Personal Counseling and Psychological Services—for any reason—have several support options. IU School of Medicine students and house staff located in Indianapolis can access confidential personal counseling and treatment from Suzanne Kunkle, PhD, licensed psychologist. Call 317-274-8214 to schedule an appointment or 317-274-1224 (emergency), or email Appointments are usually available within the week and often the same day if needed. Please let the scheduler know the urgency of the need. Students can access these services at IUPUI Campus Health (Coleman Hall, Suite 100, 140 West Michigan Street).

IU School of Medicine students can also access support groups and one-on-one support through the IUPUI Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) program. Same-day crisis appointments will be arranged for students experiencing suicidal thoughts, difficulty completing typical daily tasks, and/or an acute stressor that threatens the safety of self or others. Contact CAPS (Walker Plaza, Suite 220, 719 Indiana Avenue) by phone at 317-274-2548 or by email at

For after-hours emergency, go to the nearest emergency room or call 911. Round-the-clock, 24-Hour Crisis Resources are also available:
• Crisis & Suicide Hotline 317-251-7575
• Midtown Mental Health Center 317-630-8485
• Aspire 800-560-4038