University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria

The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria is one of four campuses that make up the nation’s largest public medical school. The Peoria campus is known among students for its small class sizes, rigorous curriculum and hands-on clerkships; to residents and fellows for the strong academic setting, large referral base and exceptional facilities; and by physicians seeking the ideal combination of teaching and practicing medicine in a research-based university setting.

At a glance, the College of Medicine Peoria

  • Educates about 240 medical students annually
  • Trains nearly 300 MDs and DOs in 20 residency and fellowship programs
  • Employs about 170 full-time faculty and 1,300 part-time/non-salaried faculty
  • Is active in basic science and clinical research, including outcomes research and economic evaluation
  • Partners in the world-class Jump Simulation