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.

West Lafayette


Campus Student Services

Students at the West Lafayette campus can access a wide range of support services from IU School of Medicine as well as those available through Purdue University. For starters, lab supplies—scrubs, lab coats and gloves—are provided to students by the IU School of Medicine—West Lafayette. This is unique to this campus.

All centralized student services for the IU School of Medicine operate from the Indianapolis campus, including academic advising, disability accommodations, financial support, healthcare and wellness services, and student mistreatment complaint handling. Localized services are also available. These include personal counseling, campus safety, peer tutoring, exam preparation and more.

Student Support Services in West Lafayette

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 West Lafayette by contacting Brooke Lin by phone at 765-496-2410 or by email at Her office is located in Lyles Porter-Hall (2017).

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 West Lafayette campus can access preventative health services and acute care through Purdue University Student Hospital (PUSH)  (765-494-1724), IU Health Arnett Urgent Care (765-448-8100), and Franciscan Express Care (765-463-6262).

For security and safety issues, please contact the Purdue University Police Department. In an emergency, call 9-1-1. For non-emergency police service, call 765-494-822.

Students at the West Lafayette campus who are seeking Personal Counseling and Psychological Services—for any reason—have several support 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, the West Lafayette director of regional medical education also provides swift access to assistance for students seeking counseling and psychological services. IU School of Medicine students seeking personal counseling and psychiatric services in West Lafayette can access this support on campus at Purdue University Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) in Lynn Hall. Call 765-494-7893 for an appointment or email Luana M. Nan, PhD, at

Other area resources include the Wabash Valley Alliance (415 North 26th Street, Suite 103, 765-446-6400) and Sycamore Springs (833 Park East Blvd, 765-743-4400).