How to Apply

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Our program participates in the NRMP Matching Program (NRMP Code 1737420A0). We are now accepting applications for residency beginning on July 1, 2025.

Residency applicants may begin submitting MyERAS applications on September 6, 2023. Interviews will begin in November 2023 and run through the end of January 2024. NRMP match day results are posted on March 15, 2024. Applications are only accepted via ERAS.

Documents Required

Requirements for application review:

  • MyERAS application
  • Medical school transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • USMLE Step I, Step II CK, CS (Step I at minimum). Step II CK, CS prior to entry into the program.
    Note: Step II CK, CS required for international medical graduates
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Medical School Performance Evaluation
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  • ECFMG-certified prior to appointment (international medical graduates only)


In 2023, all interviews will be performed virtually. We are using Thalamus GME Residency Scheduling Software for all communications, virtual interviews and scheduling.

If you wish to apply to both our DR and IR-Integrated Residency programs, you must submit two separate applications, one to each program.

We will make sure to integrate opportunities to interact with our residents during your interview day and all along the interview season. Be sure to watch our recruitment video to hear from current residents and the Department Chair, as well as view the department’s facilities.

Pre-Employment Drug Testing and Background Check

Resident/fellow appointment is conditional based on the approval of the Clinical Staff Credentials Committee (CSCC) and the Clinical Staff Executive Committee (CSEC) and based on successful completion of credentialing, including but not limited to our review and acceptance of information from the criminal background check, successful completion of the pre-employment drug screen, passing applicable medical licensing exams (USMLE, COMLEX or MCCQE), receipt of a Virginia Medical License (if applicable), honest and accurate completion of all required paperwork and training modules prior to Orientation. For more information, please see the sample GME Contract linked here.

For Residency and Fellowship Applicants Requiring Visa Sponsorship

Institutionally, we sponsor the J1 clinical visa. Decisions about sponsorship of other visa type are made at the department level. All graduates of international medical schools must hold a valid certificate issued by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) to be appointed as a resident or fellow following the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.


We appreciate your interest in our program. For questions or additional information, please email or call:

Tiffany Steward
Diagnostic Radiology Residency Coordinator
Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging
Box 800170
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: 434-297-6029
Fax: 434-924-8698

Jordain Webb
Education Administrative Generalist
Radiology Residency Program Supervisor
Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging
Box 800170
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: 434-924-9377
Fax: 434-924-8698