Application Information

What You Need to Know to Apply

Georgetown sponsors the following residency programs in internal medicine:

  • Categorical Medicine Residency (3 years)
  • Medicine-Pediatrics Residency (4 years)

Note: All qualified applicants are considered for interviews; however, the volume of applicantions precludes us from offering interviews to all qualified applicants.

Applications for the Medicine Residency Programs must be completed and submitted by December 1.

Candidates for the Internal Medicine and Medicine-Pediatrics Programs must apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). The following documents are required in order to have your application reviewed:

  • ERAS common application form
  • USMLE Step I transcript (required for ALL applicants, including DO, to interview for our program)
    • USMLE Step II CK and CS when available
    • Osteopathic applicants: your COMLEX scores will be accepted and reviewed, but USMLE Step I scores are required to interview for our program. We require matched applicants to take USMLE Step II CK but either USMLE Step II CS or COMLEX Clinical Skills exam are accepted.
  • Medical school transcript
  • Personal statement
  • Dean's Letter
  • 3 letters of recommendation, including one departmental support letter (typically from the Chair of Medicine and/or Medicine Clerkship Director).
    • A fourth letter of recommendation will be accepted

VISA POLICY: J1 visas are sponsored through Georgetown University Hospital. We currently do not have the ability to sponsor H1B visas.

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.