Covid-19 Updates

Find all of the most recent news and information on DMU's coronavirus response website.

DMU Rises to the challenge

We're living through extraordinary times, and DMU alumni and friends are at the front lines of it all. Help document this moment in history by sharing your personal story with the DMU community.

Preparing tomorrow's health care leaders

At DMU, we enable our students to make a tangible difference in the world. Our three health sciences colleges house eight different programs, all widely respected and highly competitive. We provide a hands-on learning environment that emphasizes competence, compassion, and community.

We are #DMUProud



year DMU was founded, making us the second oldest osteopathic university


$7 million

received by students in scholarships each year


Improving Lives

in our global community is part of our core mission


#1 City

Des Moines is the most affordable place to live in the U.S.

The DMU Clinic

Our multi-specialty clinic is conveniently located on the DMU campus. Our clinicians are more than providers; they’re researchers, mentors, and faculty dedicated to bringing expert, specialty health care to you and your family. Students attending DMU train alongside these leading physicians throughout their programs, gaining valuable, first-hand experience.

Neel Patel

“During our pre-clinical years, we are immersed in a curriculum that balances innovation and technology with lectures from renowned professors. We are given the tools, resources and opportunities to become compassionate, empathetic and competent clinicians to serve on local, national and even global levels.”

Neel Patel, D.O.'20

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