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At Midwestern University, we do everything it takes to help you become everything you want to be.


25,000+
alumni

successfully practicing
across all 50 states.

215,000+
patients

served at our clinics in Glendale
and Downers Grove.

$1.7
million+

invested in extramural
research projects.

Happening now at Midwestern University

Postponed: Pre-Dental Summer Simulation Course

In conjunction with the CDC guidance regarding community events and the COVID-19 virus, Midwestern University has elected to postpone the Pre-Dental Summer Simulation Course until sometime this Fall. Midwestern University appreciates your understanding and support as we take steps to protect our community’s health and safety.

Glendale, AZ

Allison Rushing, D.P.T.

College of Health Sciences, 2012

Being a student at Midwestern University was definitely hard work and fast-paced, but it was not competitive here. Everyone just wanted to help each other and in that aspect it was just really welcoming. People studied together and shared ideas.

Virtual Graduation Celebration

May 22, 2020

Join us in celebrating our 2020 graduates on May 22, 2020!

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Midwestern University Reduces Private Loan Interest Rates to Benefit Students

May 20, 2020

Midwestern University recently announced lower interest rates for its private loan program, which will benefit students on their journey of becoming the next generation of healthcare professionals.

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The Simple Inspiration of Practicing Medicine

May 18, 2020

Leslie Easley, D.O., FACOI, a 2007 graduate from the Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, had a good feeling about the possibilities that her colleague Dr. Judy Wu’s photo represented. It was a feeling she embraced – the insight, the inspiration that practicing medicine always provided her even in the most challenging times.

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High School Students Invited to Virtual Pharmacy Academy

May 13, 2020

High school sophomores and juniors are invited to a virtual summer program offered by the Chicago College of Pharmacy at Midwestern University to learn more about a variety of pharmacy career options.

Downers Grove, IL

Postponed: Pre-Dental Summer Simulation Course

In conjunction with the CDC guidance regarding community events and the COVID-19 virus, Midwestern University has elected to postpone the Pre-Dental Summer Simulation Course until sometime this Fall. Midwestern University appreciates your understanding and support as we take steps to protect our community’s health and safety.

Glendale, AZ

2020 College of Health Sciences Fall Commencement

The College of Health Sciences (CHS) will hold its fall commencement ceremony Thursday, September 3rd at 9:30 AM.

White Coat Ceremony - Downers Grove

In an annual ceremony, first-year students will receive their clinical white coats at the White Coat Ceremony.During the ceremony, students will pledge their commitment to uphold the standards of tomorrow's health care team and preparing for their future as health care professionals.

Allison Rushing, D.P.T.

College of Health Sciences, 2012

Being a student at Midwestern University was definitely hard work and fast-paced, but it was not competitive here. Everyone just wanted to help each other and in that aspect it was just really welcoming. People studied together and shared ideas.

Brooke Siesel

College of Health Sciences, 2018

Midwestern University helped me be a practitioner who can utilize my understanding of patients' occupations in therapy in order to help them to live life to the fullest.

Chessa Calabrese

College of Dental Medicine-Illinois, 2015

Not many aspiring dentists have the opportunity to help lead an entire dental program and I jumped at the chance to be a part of it. It's an honor to pave the way and set the bar for future CDMI classes.

Cows from our Animal Health Institute at the Glendale Campus.

One
Health
Initiative

The principles of the One Health Initiative are a core component of our healthcare philosophy. One Health Initiative recognizes that the health of humans is connected to the health of animals and the environment.

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Belltower on IL Campus

Mission
&
Vision

Our mission is to provide you with the tools, the guidance and the support you need to achieve success as a compassionate, skilled, and community-oriented healthcare professional.

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Mission & Vision + Mission & Vision +
Original CCO Campus

Our
History

Midwestern University has a proud and impressive history. For over a century, Midwestern University has been meeting the educational needs of the healthcare community.

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Our History + Our History +
Kathleen H. Goeppinger, Ph.D., President & CEO

Our
Leadership

Our University leaders have one goal in mind: providing the best educational opportunities for students in order to create an outstanding team of healthcare professionals.

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Two Great Campuses. Unlimited Possibilities.


We are here to help you succeed. Every step of the way. At Midwestern University, you’ll benefit from hands-on training, expert faculty mentors, and patient-focused programs. No matter which campus you choose, we are ready to help you realize your dream of being a healthcare professional.

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