How to Apply to the UC San Diego Emergency Medicine Residency Program

The Application Process

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) offers 9 positions.

Our NRMP number is 1049110C0 and we are accepting applications only through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS).

Your Complete Application Includes:

  • ERAS Common Application Form, with accompanying personal statement and photograph
  • USMLE results (Step 1 required, Step 2 optional)
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least one from an emergency physician)
  • Dean's letter
  • Medical school transcript

Your application (and copy of USMLE results) should be received by October 31st including all supporting documents to complete your file. Your file will be reviewed only after it is complete; interviews will be by invitation only.

The interview season begins in mid-November and is completed by the end of January.