Graduate Medical Education

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How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in the Riverside Community Hospital RCH/UC Riverside School of Medicine’s (UCR School of Medicine) Graduate Medical Education Program (GME). The RCH/UCR School of Medicine program participates in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) and Electronic Residency Applications Service (ERAS) application system. Interview is based on academic performance, clinical skills, letters of recommendation, scholarship activity, and personal characteristics. Below are the documentations that are required when applying for the program.

  • All applications must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Applications Service (ERAS) Program. Paper applications are not accepted. Our program can be located in ERAS by entering our ACGME Institution # 1400500917 in your program search.
  • National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) number for Neurology: 1877180C0
  • CV
  • Personal statement
  • A minimum of 3 letters of recommendation
  • Dean's letter
  • Transcripts
  • USMLE Transcript for Step 1
  • Step 3 required for all applicants for more than 2 years after medical school graduation
  • Consideration will be given to applicants from US accredited schools who meet the following criteria:
    • USMLE Step 1, STEP 2CK and STEP 2CS must be passed prior to rank list submission (mid-February).
    • Graduation from medical school within the past three years
  • The deadline for submission of application and all required material is December 31. Selected applicants will be invited for an interview, in which they will have the opportunity to meet with members of the faculty and tour the facilities. Earlier submissions is suggested to allow a more complete evaluation.