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Student Support Services in Muncie
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 in Muncie by contacting Mary Alice Bell by phone at 765-751-5113 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Her office is located in the Medical Education Center.
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 Muncie campus can access preventative health services and acute care through the Amelia T. Wood Health Center located on campus at 1500 W. Neely Ave. (765-285-8431). Students with children can access urgent pediatric care at Meridian Prime-Time Pediatrics (205 N. Tillotson Ave., 765-281-4599). Additionally, students can receive urgent medical care at several locations.
• Open Door Health Services (3807 S. Madison St., 765-747-1164)
• MedExpress Urgent Care (1313 W. McGalliard Rd., 765-287-8460)
Students at the Muncie campus who are seeking Mental Health Services—for any reason—have several support options. IU School of Medicine offers psychiatric and counseling services via telephone or in person. Call 317-278-2383 to schedule an appointment. In Muncie, students can access Ball State University counseling services in Lucina Hall, room 320. Call 765-285-1736 (or 765-747-7330 after hours) for an appointment. Additionally, Meridian Health Services (240 N. Tillotson Ave.) offers extensive mental and behavioral therapies including counseling, psychiatric and addiction services.
For security and safety issues, please contact IU Health Ball Memorial security at 765-747-3360 or call Ball State University Public Safety emergency/ police at 765-285-1111. To report a public safety emergency, call 765-285-1111. BSU currently does not offer a Safewalk service but does offer a Charlie Charter Escort service that give rides between campus locations. For a ride, call 765-760-RIDE (7433) or 765-285-5005.
IN CASE OF NEEDLE STICK:
Go to Ball Hospital Employee Health Office located on 7 West or call 765-747-3458. Open 7:30-4:00, M-F. When health office is closed, call paging operator at 765-747-3298. Ask for RESIDENT ON CALL.