Emergency Medicine Residency: Application Requirements

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Applications Due November 1


Your application must include:

  • Medical school transcripts
  • Dean's letter
  • Minimum of three letters of recommendation, preferably from emergency physicians
  • USMLE Step 1
  • Personal statement


  1. Submission: Submit your application through the Electronic Resident Application System (ERAS). Contact your medical school's student affairs or dean's office for instructions. We do not accept applications through the mail. HCMC participates in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).
  2. Interviews: Applicants selected to interview will be notified via email. Interviews are held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from mid-November through mid-January. Applicants are interviewed by faculty, residents and trusted friends of the Emergency Department.