Apply to the Rural Medical Education (RMED) Program

Rural Medical Education (RMED) [] at the Rockford campus is a program designed to train and support family physicians in the practice of medicine in rural Illinois. The RMED Program is a four-year curriculum for Illinois residents with a commitment to practice primary care in rural Illinois.

Applicants must apply separately to the College of Medicine and the RMED program.

Apply to the U of I College of Medicine through the American Medical College Application Service, (AMCAS)

Apply to the RMED program by contacting Mark Meurer at 1601 Parkview Avenue, Rockford, IL 61107; (815)395-5780; or email