Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Application Process

The Orthopaedic Surgery Residency accepts five residents per year.

Application Process

Applicants interested in pursing the Orthopaedic Surgery Residency program must apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and register with the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

Candidates who match will be notified by email of available dates to schedule an interview.


The application deadline for the 2019 Match season is Monday, October 8. Applications received after this date will not be reviewed.

Submitting an Application

  1. Complete your application through ERAS
  2. Register with the NRMP

Required Documents

As part of the ERAS process, prospective fellows will need to submit the following documentation:

  • ERAS application
  • USMLE Step I (Required for both MD and DO Medical Students)
  • MSPE uploaded by your school's Deans Office
  • Medical School Transcript
  • ECFMG Certification (Foreign Medical School graduates only)
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation to be addressed to the program director. (A fourth letter of recommendation may be uploaded but is not required)
  • Current photograph (Preferred but not required)

Interview Process

Invitations to interview are made on a rolling basis. All candidates who have submitted applications will receive either an invitation or a regret letter no later than the third week of November, through ERAS.

Interviews are granted by invitation only.

Interview dates: December 7-8, 2018

Interview Selection Committee