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Apply to IM/EM Residency Program

Applicants must apply through ERAS, the Electronic Residency Application Service.

Application Process Heading link

We are participating in the EM Unified Interview Release Date and will release the notification of interview invitations beginning on Wednesday, October 18, 2023, at 6 p.m. EST. Interview sign-ups will open on Thursday, October 19, 2023, at 6 PM EST. After this date, interview invitations will be released on a rolling basis. We conduct interviews on Thursday afternoons beginning on 10/26 through December.

Due to requirements at our university we are unable to take students with H1-B or J-1 visas into our residency.

Step 1: The Application

Application Checklist

  • Official medical school transcripts
  • Official test transcripts for all applicable examinations (Must have scores from the USMLE Step 2 exam or the COMLEX Level 2 exam)
  • MSPE (Medical Student Performance Evaluation)
  • At least three letters of recommendation, with one being SLOE (we do not have a preference for OSLOE for your remaining LORs)
  • Current CV/Resume
  • Personal Statement

Step 2: The interview

Applications will be reviewed and select candidates will be invited for a virtual interview. Our interviews are held on Thursdays starting in early November to late January.

Step 3: The match

Appointments are made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). All candidates must register through the NRMP.

Salary and Benefits Heading link

Please go to the UI Health website for more information about resident salary and benefits.

For further information, contact Heading link

Karolina Marczewski, MS
Residency Program Coordinator

808 S. Wood St. Rm. 471, Chicago, Illinois 60612