Radiology Residency Application Process

We are looking for hardworking residents of proven academic talent as demonstrated by high class standing, above average national board scores, academic honors, leadership, research, and/or volunteer experiences.

Each year, approximately 100 applicants are interviewed for nine residency positions.

Application Process

The American Board of Radiology requires a clinical year before entry into a diagnostic radiology residency program. Residents may complete the clinical year (PGY-1) in a non-radiology department at the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center or at any approved training program.

Students interested in pursuing the Diagnostic Radiology Residency program are required to apply using the applications and documents below.

Selected candidates for interviews will be notified using the email of available dates to schedule an interview.


January 1, 2024

Submitting an Application

  1. Complete the ERAS application
  2. Complete your match profile on NRMP

Please note you will need to use your AAMC ID from your ERAS application to register for the NRMP.

Required Documentation

Prospective residents should submit the following documents:

  • USMLE Step I results (required) and Step 2 Score (preferred, but not required)
  • Curriculum vitae / ERAS application
  • Exchange Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates certification (if applicable)
  • Personal statement explaining career choice and goals
  • Three letters of recommendation

Interview Process

Applications are reviewed by the Residency Selection Committee, and interviews are offered to qualified candidates. Interviews will be virtual (2022-2023). Opportunities to meet with current residents will be provided via a virtual platform for applicants selected for an interview.

Interview Dates

October 2023 - January 2024

Foreign Medical Graduates

We accept foreign medical graduates into our program. Our institution accepts J-1 Visas, Employment Authorization Documentation (EAD) and green cards.