All applicants must be registered with the National Residency Matching Program. Applications are accepted for July 1, 2024 vacancy.

The deadline for acceptance of application materials is established through the National Residency Matching Program, but it is advisable that all application packets be completed by September 27. Incomplete applications will not be considered for final selection.

All interviews are arranged by department invitation only; those selected for an interview will be notified by Thalamus. Due to the large volume of applicants to our program, we only notify those applicants who will be invited for interview.

The following materials are required for your application to be considered:

  • The ERAS 2024 MyERAS application
  • Personal Statement/Curriculum Vitae
  • Three Current Letters of Evaluation per SNS Guidelines
  • Medical school transcript
  • Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE)
  • Copy of test scores (USMLE, NBE, FLEX, etc.)

Timeline for the ERAS 2023 Cycle:

September 27, 2023

ERAS applications will be available to participating programs in PDWS.

September 28 -
October 10, 2023

Applications are reviewed by our Interview Committee.

October 13, 2023

First Rounds of Invitations per SNS Guidelines

October 20, 2023

Second Rounds of Invitations for those wait listed.

October 27, 2023

Third Rounds of Inviations for those wait listed.
See "Requirements for Acceptance of Foreign Medical Graduates at UCD for Postgraduate Training" for detailed explanation. We DO NOT sponsor H1B visas.

Virtual Interviews

December 5, 2023

  • Morning session: 7:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. (PST)
  • Afternoon session: 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. (PST)

December 13, 2023

  • Morning session: 7:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. (PST)
  • Afternoon session: 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. (PST)

February 1 – 28, 2024

Formal ranking will be completed and forwarded to the National Resident Match Program (NRMP)