Sanford School of Medicine Residencies

Transitional Year Application Requirements

All applications are accepted through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS).

Requirements for all applicants
  • Graduate of LCME-accredited or AOA-accredited school
  • Dean's letter
  • Medical school transcript
  • Photo
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • USMLE transcript
Interviews
  • Interviews take place from October through December.
  • Approximately 40-50 students are interviewed each year.
  • Students will be interviewed by the program director, meet with current residents and tour the academic hospitals.

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