How to Apply

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Our program participates in the NRMP Matching Program. Specific application dates for entry into our program on July 1, 2022, will be released in late summer 2021. Applications are only accepted via ERAS.

Documents Required

Documents required 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)

Interview

Applicants who are offered an interview will be notified via ERAS mail. You will be able to self-schedule using ERAS Scheduler for the listed dates. The scheduler will close one week prior to the interview day. Any changes after the closing of an interview day will be via email.

In 2021, all interviews will be performed virtually. 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.

Contact

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

Jordain Webb
Radiology Residency Programs Administrator
Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging
Box 800170
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: 434-924-9377
Fax: 434-924-8698
E-mail: JW7XG@virginia.edu