Midwestern University consists of the following colleges: Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Chicago College of Pharmacy, College of Health Sciences, College of Dental Medicine-Illinois, Chicago College of Optometry, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Pharmacy–Glendale, College of Dental Medicine-Arizona, Arizona College of Optometry, and the College of Veterinary Medicine. Our history, which has been guided by our mission to provide the best in health education, tells the story of amazing accomplishment and professional leadership.
Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (CCOM)
Founded in 1900
Chicago College of Pharmacy (CCP)
Founded in 1991
College of Health Sciences (CHS)
Founded in 1992
College of Dental Medicine-Illinois (CDMI)
Founded in 2009
Chicago College of Optometry
Founded in 2016
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine (AZCOM)
Founded in 1995
College of Pharmacy–Glendale (CPG)
Founded in 1998
College of Dental Medicine–Arizona (CDMA)
Founded in 2006
Arizona College of Optometry (AZCOPT)
Founded in 2009
College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM)
Founded in 2012
Midwestern University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission/A Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC/NCA), 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413.
The two Midwestern University campuses each afford you unlimited opportunities by their proximity to large metropolitan areas. Our Downers Grove, Illinois Campus, with 105 acres boasting innovative facilities, nestles serenely in a wooded setting 25 miles west of downtown Chicago. Our Glendale, Arizona Campus, a 156-acre location that includes state-of-the-art facilities in a peaceful setting, is just 15 miles northwest of downtown Phoenix.
Enrollment for both campuses for the 2014-2015 academic year exceeds 6,000 students and includes approximately 1,830 osteopathic medical students, 1,270 pharmacy students, 350 physician assistant students, 1,015 dental medicine students, 220 occupational therapy students, 290 physical therapy students, 240 biomedical sciences students, 115 podiatric medicine students, 150 clinical psychology students, 200 optometry students, 80 speech-language pathology students, 55 nurse anesthesia students, 55 cardiovascular perfusion students, and 10 Health Science students.
To help our students manage their academic responsibilities, we provide a variety of support, study, and tutorial programs.
Believing that well-rounded individuals make more caring healthcare professionals, we offer our students a variety of social, academic, and personal enrichment activities.
The Financial Aid Office helps coordinate three types of resources: scholarships and grants, employment programs, and loans. The Office automatically mails a financial aid packet to accepted students who return a signed matriculation agreement and submit their initial deposit.
For specific questions, contact MWU's Financial Aid Offices.
630/515-6101 Downers Grove
Midwestern University is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.
555 31st Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515
19555 North 59th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85308
Midwestern University provides equality of opportunity in its educational programs for all persons, maintains nondiscriminatory admission policies, and considers for admission all qualified students regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, disability, status as a veteran, age, or marital status.