Internal Medicine Residency Program

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Frequently Asked Questions

What can interns expect in their first year of the residency program?

During the first year of residency, residents will complete 4 week blocks within internal medicine areas such as, wards, electives, ICU etc. Residents can also expect to complete 1 week of outpatient medicine following each 4 week ward block. Please refer to our program at a glance.

Will my application be considered early if I submit prior to the cutoff date?

Applications submitted early will be considered strictly on merit basis and fulfillment of program eligibility requirements.

Does RCH or UCR provide housing?

During the interview process applicants will be responsible for securing hotel accommodations independently. We will definitely help with locations and discounted rates. Once an applicant matches to our program, we will provide them with the resources they need to aid in meeting their housing and transportation needs. The city of Riverside has many great housing facilities, beautiful neighborhoods and apartments close to our campus.

What are the criteria for selection to the residency program at RCH?

Complete application submitted to ERAS by the cutoff date and completion of program interview. Please visit application process & the eligibility page for more information.

What documents must I submit in order to apply?

Please visit our Application Requirement page for details.

Does your program require previous training or experience in primary care, internal medicine or family medicine?

Successful completion of medical school within 5 years is required of all applicants and evidence of continued clinical exposures.

What is the application deadline?

December 31

What are the program start dates?

Rotations starting July 1st

Do you have information available for hotels in the area?

Yes. Click here to view hotel information.