How to Apply

General Information

All applications will be accepted and processed through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). We will be offering all sixteen (16) positions via the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) match.

How to create your supplemental list in the NRMP

create your NRMP Supplemental List

ACGME ID: 9993300003

NRMP Program Codes:
Transitional Year (PGY-1 only): 2298999P0

Linked PGY-1 and PGY-2+ NRMP Program Codes (Joint A/P):

TY/Radiation Oncology: 2298999P1

Linked to the Advanced Program: Rutgers Health/RWJ Medical School
(ACGME ID: 4303313135, NRMP ID: 2918430A0)

TY/PM&R: 2298999P2

Linked to the Advanced Program: Rutgers Health/New Jersey Medical School
(ACGME ID: 3403332034, NRMP ID: 1398340A0)

TY/Radiology: 2298999P3

Linked to the Advanced Program: Rutgers Health/RWJ Medical School
(ACGME ID: 4203321228, NRMP ID: 2918420A0)

TY/Interventional Radiology: 2298999P4

Linked to the Advanced Program: Rutgers Health/RWJ Medical School
(ACGME ID: 4163300001, NRMP ID: 2918416A0)

*Note: you may only rank on your Supplemental Rank Order List the four linked (Joint A/P) transitional year programs listed above if you have already ranked on your Primary Rank Order List the advanced programs specifically listed above that is associated with it. However, you can rank both the Linked Transitional Year program and the standalone (PGY-1 only) Transitional Year program on your Supplemental Rank Order List attached to the four specific advanced programs listed above.

Eligibility Criteria

An applicant must meet one of the following qualifications to be eligible for appointment:

  • Graduation from a medical school in the United States or Canada, accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).
  • Graduation from a college of osteopathic medicine in the United States, accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).
  • Graduation from a medical school outside of the United States or Canada with a valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates.

We utilize ERAS for selection of our applicants. We do not accept any information or applications by fax or email. Only information given through ERAS will be utilized in selecting candidates for an interview.

Program Requirements

  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • All medical school graduates must pass USMLE steps I & II: CK/CS or COMLEX steps I & II. Priority will be given to applicants who have not had more than 1 attempt on all USMLE or COMLEX exams. You may interview without your USMLE step/COMLEX II score but you must have passed prior to rank list certification and to match to this program.
  • International medical graduates must be ECFMG-certified to be considered for interviews.
  • Recent medical school graduate (within 5 years preferred).
  • US clinical experience is preferred but not mandatory.

Visa Sponsorship

Our goal is to choose exceptionally good residents who will excel in training and in all their endeavors after residency.

We do sponsor J1 visas for international medical graduates. We do not sponsor H1B visas.

Please contact us for any questions or clarifications.