The Rush Experience

What sets Rush University apart? There’s the location — a world-class medical center in a world-class city. The faculty — experienced practitioners who bring forward-thinking approaches to learning. And the opportunities for growth — whether it’s through clinical training, community service, research or campus activities.


Explore the Rush experience and discover what our supportive learning community has to offer.


Explore the Rush experience ...

Rush medical professionals with a patient

We offer hands-on learning in our patient care units, our classrooms and our labs, guided by accomplished faculty who practice what they teach.

The Rush tower with Chicago's skyline in the background

Chicago is a dynamic city that gives you unparalleled opportunities to not only enhance your skills but network and collaborate with colleagues across disciplines.

Student interacts with a young boy at the Health Fair

You can play a role in Rush University’s commitment to improving health care outcomes in underserved communities.

Students playing games at the Back to School bash

Get involved and connect with your fellow students through a variety of clubs, organizations and committees.

Students listening in a classroom

We strive for a learning community where people of all backgrounds feel welcome and supported, with the opportunity to share their stories.

With a deep tradition of scientific discovery, research at Rush continues to advance the understanding of diseases.

Doctors and nurses working together

We promote learning initiatives that teach students of different disciplines how to work together and deliver high-quality, team-based health care.

Rush University strives to ensure that our facilities, programs and services are fully available to those with disabilities.

A hand swiping a key card.

We provide a wide range of resources to help you feel safe and secure on campus