IUPUI timeline

An archival image of student nurses in 1885
First graduating class of nursing at Wishard Memorial Hospital in 1885

1891–1920

1891: Indiana University offers first classes in Indianapolis
1914: Long Hospital opens and the Indiana University Training School for Nurses is founded
1916: First extension office for Indiana University opens in Indianapolis
1917: First commencement is held for nursing. Five students receive a Graduate Nurse Diploma from Indiana University
1919: Indianapolis School of Medicine Building completed