How to Apply

Interested applicants need only to apply through the Electronic Residency Matching Services (ERAS). Information regarding the ERAS program is available through your medical school dean's office. Your application will be considered complete with receipt of the following documents:

  1. CV (ERAS generated CV is sufficient);
  2. Medical school transcript;
  3. USMLE score(s) Please note:  Must submit proof of passage of Part II (both CS and CK) prior to rank list submission;
  4. Personal statement;
  5. A minimum of three letters of recommendation; the University of Michigan will accept either the narrative letter of recommendation or the standardized letter of recommendation (SLOR).
  6. Dean's letter

To assure complete and timely review of your application, we strongly recommend that all materials are received by October 1, 2017.  Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. After thorough review of the applications, competitive applicants will be extended an interview. Interviews are scheduled during the months of December and January.  Please note:  Must submit proof of passage of Part II (both CS and CK) prior to rank list submission.

Resident Interview Dates for 2017-2018 are:

Friday, December 15, 2017

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

Please direct all inquires to: Residency Coordinator:  Kelly Fearer Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program University of Michigan Medical Center 1500 E. Medical Center Drive 2916H Taubman Center, SPC 5328 Ann Arbor, MI  48109-5328 Phone: (734) 232-6343 Email:  kfearer@umich.edu