Great Campus. Great City.
Study and live in the comfort and safety of the suburbs while still being close to the city. Midwestern University's Downers Grove Campus is just 25 miles west of Chicago. Leading hospitals, clinics, laboratories, and private practices in Chicagoland offer you the kind of hands-on learning through preceptorships and clinical rotations that brings your didactic education to life.
Your Own MWU Community.
Our beautiful, safe, wooded, 105-acre location in Downers Grove feels just like home. Several housing options, clubs, activities, and organizations help you create your own community. Our student-centered services are here to support you when you need them. In state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratories, as well as our recreational facilities, lush green spaces, and wooded areas on campus, you'll find an outstanding environment to live and learn. Nearby, you'll find everything from major league sports, culture and the arts, and fine dining to nature preserves, hiking, camping, and quiet spots where you'll enjoy taking a break to keep your life in balance.
Caring Colleagues & Rigorous Preparation
At Midwestern University's Downers Grove Campus, you'll benefit from a wide range of community connections and clinical partnerships that will further your professional education. Our caring, dedicated faculty are well known for mentoring their future colleagues and for preparing you with the rigorous basic science education you need to succeed.