For Applicants

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in applying to our program! We accept 12 categorical and 6 preliminary interns annually. We fill all positions through participation in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). We welcome applications from graduates or soon-to-be graduates of medical schools accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), or of an international medical school listed by the World Health Organization in the World Directory of Medical Schools.

All applications are accepted and reviewed through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service). Interested applicants are encouraged to apply for the 2019 NRMP Match Cycle beginning in September. Interview invitations will be disbursed on a rolling basis between October 1 and the application deadline of December 15, 2018. Interviews are granted by invitation after careful consideration of your completed ERAS application packet. Please allow 14-business days for your completed application to be reviewed.

An application is considered complete once the following are submitted via ERAS:

Personal Statement

MSPE / Dean’s Letter

Medical School Transcript

Curriculum Vitae or Resume

3 Letters of Recommendation, one may be Department/Chair Letter (can submit up to 4)

ECFMG Certification (international medical graduates only)

Official USMLE and/or COMLEX Transcript

Step 1 required for invitation to interview

Step 2 CS & CK (scores due by February 10, 2019)​


Interviews for the categorical and preliminary internal medicine residency program occur November through January on select Mondays and Tuesdays. Invited candidates will be asked to schedule their interview through the ERAS scheduler. Please note when booking travel that a casual get together with the residents is the night prior to interview. Expect the interview day to begin at 8:30 AM and conclude by 2:00 PM. Complimentary valet parking is available at Holy Cross Hospital. If you are unable to travel, please notify the GME office for consideration of alternate interview methods.

For more information such as visa sponsorship and additional requirements, please visit the Frequently Asked Questions section of our site.