Applications are accepted only through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and must be received by November 1 for appointments beginning July 1 of the following year.
Residency candidates must be graduates of approved medical schools in the U.S. or Canada. Candidates who have graduated from foreign medical schools and who are non-U.S. citizens (International Medical Graduates) must meet one of the following: Permanent resident status with a work authorization prior to being appointed or meets eligibility requirements for a J-1 Visa through the ECFMG Exchange Visitor Sponsorship Program.
The following minimum requirements are used when considering candidates who apply to our program:
- Passed USMLE Step I, II and CSA exam on first attempt.
- Score above 200 on each USMLE exam.
- Prefer graduation from medical school within the past 5 years.
- For IMG's, US clinical experience is not a requirement, but it certainly is to your benefit to have this type of experience and in particular to have letters of recommendation from US physicians with whom you have worked.