How to Apply

Applicant Prerequisites and Procedures

  • Must currently be in an accredited pediatric program and in good standing, or have completed 3 years or more of general pediatric residency training
  • A Virginia license to practice medicine is not required as UVA grants fellows an institutional training permit
  • Applications are accepted only through the NRMP/ERAS Match Program. Requirements for completed application include:
    • Completed ERAS application
    • Letters of Recommendation from the Director of the applicant’s residency training program and two other faculty members
    • Personal Statement
    • Medical school transcript
    • USMLE or COMLEX transcript
    • ECFMG certificate (if applicable)
  • Following receipt of the completed application and letters of reference, on-site interviews may be arranged. Interviews generally begin in August and continue through September.
  • For information on house staff benefits, credentialing requirements, and other important information, please visit the UVA Graduate Medical Education web site.