Application Requirements

Submitting Application
Thank you for your interest in the CDU Internal Medicine Residency.  All applications to our program and supporting documents must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS).  Our Selection Committee will review your completed application and you will be notified of your interview status.

Application checklist
To complete our application process, all of the following materials must be completed and submitted through ERAS:

  • Medical/osteopathic school transcript
  • MSPE (dean's letter) from medical/osteopathic school
  • Personal statement
  • Curriculum vitae
  • USMLE/COMLEX-USA Transcript: A passing score on USMLE Step I and Step II (Clinical Knowledge and Clinical Skills) or COMLEX-USA Level 1 and 2 is required for all trainees prior to beginning a CDU/ GME program. To meet this requirement, applicants should have passed USMLE Step II (CK and CS) or Level 2 (CE and PE) prior to placement on CDU rank order lists (prior to mid-February).
  • Three letters of recommendation. At least one letter needs to be from a faculty in Internal Medicine who can comment directly on your clinical performance in Internal Medicine(a departmental letter from your home Internal Medicine department is not expected; letters from individual faculty members are preferred.)

Additional requirements for graduates of international medical schools (except Canadian) and 5th Pathway Students:

Evidence of having passed the USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 exams or COMLEX-USA Level 1 and 2
ECFMG Certification

Please Apply Through the Following Link:
https://students-residents.aamc.org/applying-residency/applying-residencies-eras/
We do not sponsor J1 or H1 Visas.

Interview Process:
Interviews cannot be scheduled until all required documents listed above have been received. It is the responsibility of each applicant to ensure that his or her application is complete.

(Due to COVID-19 restrictions, our interview process below may be modified to reflect CDC and ACGME guidelines for interviewing)

  • Interview days are held from the first week of November 2020 through mid-February 2021.