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.

MD Program

Submit Additional Materials

MD applicants selected for an interview receive a request for Supplemental and IUPUI Graduate Office materials. These materials must be returned to the IU School of Medicine MD Admissions Office for processing before an interview can be scheduled.

These materials include:

  • Three Letters of Recommendation: Two academic letters (one science and one non-science) from someone who has taught the applicant in a class AND one personal letter
  • Legal Disclosure Form
  • Academic Disclosure Form: Form must be completed by the person at the applicant’s undergraduate institution who handles disciplinary actions.
  • Graduate School Application: Complete and submit the IUPUI Graduate Office application and fee ($65)
Number of Applicants for MD Class of 2020
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Application Status Tracker

The IU School of Medicine MD program is a competitive medical education program that attracts more than 7000 applicants each year. All applications are processed at the Indianapolis campus Admissions Office. Admissions staff will notify applicants if materials are missing.

Applicants can check the status of their materials in the Applicant Portal. Please allow 6-8 weeks for materials to be received, processed, and updated in the portal. Please email the IU School of Medicine MD Office of Admissions for questions about applications unrelated to status.