Pathology Residency Application Process

To be eligible to apply to the Pathology Residency program, an applicant must be a graduate of one of the following:

  • Medical school in the U.S. or Canada that is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
  • College of osteopathic medicine in the United States accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
  • Medical school outside the U.S. or Canada and hold a current and valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)
  • Medical school outside the U.S. or Canada and have a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a US licensing jurisdiction
  • Medical school outside the U.S., and have completed a Fifth Pathway Program provided by an LCME-accredited medical school

Applicants in ACGME-accredited Pathology residency program seeking to transfer into our program as second-, third-, or fourth-year Pathology residents must first contact our Program Director to inquire about availability.

Application Process

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

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



Submitting an Application

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

Required Documentation

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

  • USMLE Step I, II, and III scores (DO applicants can submit step I and II)
  • Cirriculum vitae
  • Medical school transcript
  • Dean's letter (for 4th year medical students)
  • Exchange Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates certification (if applicable)
  • Personal statement or letter of interest explaining career choice and goals
  • Three letters of recommendation to be addressed to the program director (at least one of which from a pathologist)
  • Current photograph