How to Become a Resident
We aim to train highly qualified, community-focused physicians for our region and state. We recruit residents likely to succeed in our residency programs and whose academic records, including licensure examinations and/or class rank, demonstrate success and predict attainment of specialty certification following residency.
PGY-1 Applicants must apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). The following documents are required and can be submitted through ERAS:
- MyERAS Application Form
- Personal statement
- Curriculum Vitae
- Three letters of recommendation
- Medical school transcript
- Medical school performance evaluation (Dean's letter)
- USMLE or COMLEX transcript
- Current ECFMG certificate (for international medical graduates only)
Before submitting an application, please review the eligibility criteria for qualifications:
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