How to Apply

Applications for PGY-1 positions are only accepted through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS). Our program number is 1552400C0.

Candidates are encouraged to apply early, as interview slots are limited.

Requirements for Consideration

  • Medical School Transcripts
  • Dean’s Letter
  • Personal Statement
  • At least three letters of recommendation
  • USMLE Step 1 or COMLEX Level 1 scores (passing within two attempts)

We welcome International Medical Graduates, however we will only sponsor J-1 visas and we require:

  • Fluency in oral and written English
  • Less than five years since medical school graduation

All PGY-1 positions are selected through the National Residency Match Program. Candidates for advanced positions may apply through ERAS or by paper application.

For further information, please contact:

Kate Ridenour
Academic Education Coordinator
Department of Psychiatry
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
kate.ridenour@uhhospitals.org
216.844.3450