Emergency Medicine Residency: Application Requirements

Key Dates EM Application Requirements Graphic

Applications Due October 12


Your application must include:

  • Medical school transcripts
  • Dean's letter
  • USMLE Step 1
  • Personal statement
  • One standardized letter of evaluation (SLOE) from an EM rotation, preferably a departmental, group or clerkship director SLOE


  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.