Application Information

Applications for the Diagnostic Radiology Residency are accepted only through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Applicants should contact their dean's office or ERAS directly.

Applicants must have a medical degree from an approved institution and one year of postgraduate clinical training in a clinical field. All applicants must be eligible for medical licensure in California. Graduates of foreign medical schools should contact the Medical Board of California to ensure that eligibility requirements have been met. Such graduates also must have an Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates certificate.

As participants in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), all candidates should review the specific requirements for independent applicants as set forth in Section 3.0 of the Match Participation Agreement. Our program's NRMP code is 103062. The number of positions being offered is three per year.

All candidates for a residency position are required to undergo an interview. Interviews are by invitation only and are given only after all application materials and letters of recommendation have been received. The cutoff date for receipt of applications is Nov. 1. Invitations for interviews are emailed in mid-November. Interviews are held in December and January.

To apply for an open position or unexpected opening, you must submit the following materials:

  • ERAS application/universal application
  • Dean's letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement
  • Medical school transcript
  • National board scores
  • Three reference letters
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates certificate (if applicable)
  • Postgraduate Training Authorization Letter from Medical Board of California (foreign medical graduates)