Application Process

We fully participate in the ERAS® application process. Paper applications will not be accepted.

We participate in the NRMP MATCH process.

Eligibility

Positions available are for qualified applicants who will have completed a one-year internship which meets ACGME requirements by the specified start date.

ACGME Program Requirements

Prior to appointment in the program, residents must have successfully completed a broad-based clinical year (PGY-1) in an emergency medicine, family medicine, general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, or transitional year program accredited by the ACGME, or in such a program located in Canada and accredited by the RCPSC or CFPC.

The University of Michigan offers highly competitive salaries and tremendous benefits to our residents/fellows. An overview of salary, benefits and employment eligibility is available on the GME Office website, under “Prospective Residents/Fellows”.

ERAS® Application must include:

  • USMLE Step 1 passing score
  • Minimum of three (3) letters of recommendation
    • International Medical Graduates - a separate letter of recommendation from a faculty physician of international stature with whom you have worked is required. The letter should attest to your clinical performance and character
  • Medical School Performance Evaluation (MSPE)
  • Medical School transcripts
  • Personal Statement

International Medical Graduates

  • Valid ECFMG certification
  • Eligible for a J-1 Visa sponsored by ECFMG
  • International Medical Graduates - a separate letter of recommendation from a faculty physician of international stature with whom you have worked is required. The letter should attest to your clinical performance and character

Visa Sponsorship

Only a J-1 Visa sponsored by ECFMG is accepted

Selection Process

Applications are reviewed by a faculty-based committee

Contact 

Please contact us at Derm.Res.App@umich.edu with further questions. Phone calls from residency applicants are not accepted.