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How to Apply

We encourage candidates to apply early, as interview slots are limited.

We accept applications for PGY-1 positions only through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS). Our program number is 1552400C0.

Required for consideration:

  • Medical School Transcripts
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE – AKA the “Dean’s Letter”)
  • Personal Statement
  • Letters of Recommendation (preferably at least three)
  • USMLE Step 1 or COMLEX Level 1 Scores (passing within two attempts)

We welcome international medical graduates; however, we will sponsor J-1 visas only and we require fluency in oral and written English.

All Post Graduate Year 1 (PGY-1) positions are selected through the National Residency Match Program. Candidates for advanced positions may apply through ERAS or by paper application, based upon availability of positions.

For further information, please contact:

Melvyna Williams
Academic Education Coordinator
Department of Psychiatry
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
(216) 844-4960