How to Apply

How to Apply

Application Process:

  • Applications are only accepted through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service) using 1403500931 – Cayuga Medical Center Program.
  • Cayuga Medical Center participates in the NRMP

USMLE 1 and 2:

To be considered applicants must pass USMLE Steps 1 and 2 on their first attempts and obtain scores that meet the minimum criteria listed below.

USMLE Step 1 >215

USMLE Step 2 >215

USMLE Step 2 CS

We prefer applicants who have passed Step 2 CS on their first attempt.

Medical School Graduation

We will consider applicants graduating from medical school within 5 years or less and prefer those with U.S. clinical experience.

The following items are required as part of your ERAS application

  • Personal statement
  • MSPE (Dean’s Letter)
  • At least 3 letters of recommendation – At least one of these should be from an internal medicine faculty member at your medical school
  • Transcript
  • A recent photograph.

Your three professional references should come from clinical faculty who know you well.

At this time we do not offer the opportunity for observation or externships.

Visa Sponsorship:

  • We will be accepting J1 visas sponsored through ECFMG

Deadline:

 Applications are accepted until December 31st

  • NRMP match number for Categorical Program #:  2207140C0
  • NRMP match number for NYP-Weill Cornell Track #: 2207140C1

Contact Us:

If you have questions about applying to our Internal Medicine Residency Program, please contact:
Nicolette Kittell, Residency Coordinator