Application Process - Emergency Medicine Residency

  • Residency applications are submitted via Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)
  • The Emergency Medicine Residency Program at UVM Medical Center participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP)
  • All applications are reviewed by our Program Leadership and our Application Review Committee.
  • We encourage submission by October 31st to allow us time to give all applications full review
  • Invitations to interview are emailed via Thamus.

Materials required from all applicants:

  • Application
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal Statement
  • Dean's Letter
  • Transcripts
  • A minimum of three (3) recent letters of reference from direct supervisors. At least one SLOE is required.
  • Successful completion of Step 1 of the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) with a minimum score of 210.

International applicants must:

  • Have a J-1 Visa or have a U.S. citizen Permanent Resident status. No other Visas will be accepted. (H1B are not acceptable.)
  • Have graduated from medical school within the last two years
  • Have a current certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)
  • Successfully completed the Clinical Skills requirement
  • Have worked in clinical medicine in the United States within the last two years
  • NOTE: an observership does not fulfill this requirement

Interview Day

  • Interviews are generally scheduled on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from October to January. Space is limited so please respond as soon as possible to emails regarding interview scheduling.
  • We will have morning and afternoon sessions on interview days with each lasting about 4-5 hours. The day will include a welcome session with our Program Leadership, a virtual hospital and ED tour, and a combination of individual interviews with faculty and panel interviews with residents and staff. 

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Emergency Medicine sites:
 
Larner College of Medicine at UVM
 
UVM Medical Center