Application Process

The University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Dietetic Internship Program uses the online centralized internship application, DICAS, which can be accessed at https://portal.dicas.org in early December for the spring match.

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To learn more about your responsibilities as an applicant to a dietetic internship program that uses DICAS and participates in computer matching go to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics website.

Application deadline: The online application must be completed for our program by 11:59 p.m. CT by the mid-February deadline set by ACEND.

Fee to use DICAS: $40 for the first application submitted; $20 for each additional application submitted

Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended should be sent to:

DICAS Transcript Dept.
PO Box 9118
Watertown, MA 02472

Personal Statement

Applicants are required to complete a personal statement in 1,000 words or less. Questions to be addressed in the statement include:

  • Why do you want to enter the dietetic profession?
  • Discuss experiences that have helped to prepare you for your career
  • What are your short-term and long-term goals?
  • What are your strengths and weaknesses or areas needing improvement?
  • Why would you like to be a dietetic intern at UH Cleveland Medical Center?

Open House

Friday, November 3, 2017
10:00a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
UH Cleveland Medical Center
RBC Amphitheater (Room 123)
11100 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

RSVP with name and school by October 31st to:

Complimentary parking up to two hours; closest location is the RBC lot on Adelbert Road. Continental breakfast will be provided.