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Sam Funk, AZCOPT Class of 2013

Ever since he was a young boy, Sam Funk knew he wanted to become an optometrist.More ››

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AZCOM Students Celebrate Arizona Residency Program Matches AZ

March 24, 2017

As students from osteopathic medical schools across the nation discovered their near-term futures on Match Day, many of AZCOM’s Class of 2017 were thrilled to discover that they would remain in Arizona for their residencies.  More ››

Midwestern University Announces Two New Members of Board of Trustees AZ IL

March 16, 2017

Kathleen H. Goeppinger, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Midwestern University, is pleased to announce that Barbara J. Ralston and Rear Admiral Ronald D. Tucker, USN (Ret.), have been appointed to the University's Board of Trustees.  More ››

CDMI Student Receives Advocacy Award IL

March 14, 2017

A student from the College of Dental Medicine-Illinois (CDMI) recently received recognition for his efforts beyond the classroom.   More ››

CVM Class of 2018 Begins Clinical Rotations with Pinning Ceremony AZ

March 10, 2017

The inaugural class of College of Veterinary Medicine students have begun providing clinical care to animal patients, closely supervised by College faculty, at Midwestern University’s Animal Health Institute in Glendale.  More ››


Admissions Open House - Illinois IL

April 06, 2017

Learn about professional degree programs on the Downers Grove Campus, Thursday, April 6th from 4:00 - 7:00 PM.  More ››

Pup Strut 2017 AZ

April 08, 2017

Join the Omega Tau Sigma for a 5K run/walk for humans and their pups.   More ››

Easter Fest and Egg Hunt IL

April 08, 2017

Egg hunts, games, crafts, photobooth, and meet the Easter Bunny!   More ››

Spring Designer Eyewear Show AZ

April 11, 2017

Visit the Midwestern University Eye Institute for designer frames up to 30% off and schedule or complete an eye appointment on site.  More ››