How to Apply | Department of Family and Community Medicine | UC Davis Health

How to Apply

We participate in the ERAS program and the NRMP match process. To be considered for admission, the following materials must be submitted through ERAS by Sept. 27, 2023.

  • ERAS Common Application Form
  • Personal Statement
  • Three Letters of Reference (recommendations from family physicians are encouraged)
  • Medical School Performance evaluation (aka Dean's Letter)
  • Medical School Transcripts
  • USMLE or COMLEX (for D.O. candidates) Step 1 score
  • USMLE Step II (CS and CK) or COMLEX Step II scores are required prior to February 2023; only applicants with passing Step II scores will be placed on our Rank Order List

We can only sponsor J-1 Clinical visas through the ECFMG. We cannot sponsor H1-B or H1-B transfers. International Medical Graduates (IMGs) must be ECFMG certified, whether a US Citizen or Foreign National.

Please see our GME licensing page for information on the varying licensing requirements for US Medical Graduates and IMGs


We will conduct virtual interviews for all applicants.

If you are selected for an interview, our Residency Manager will contact you by email to schedule a date.

Our residency interviews will occur on Tuesday mornings in November and December of 2023.