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Family Medicine Residency Application Process

The Family Medicine Residency Program accepts applications for our program through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Please visit their site and follow the directions provided.

Our ERAS ID for Allopathic Family Medicine Residency Program: 1201711130 

The Application Process

In order to be considered, a complete application file must be submitted. The following is a list of our application criteria:

  • Must have graduated medical school within the past 5 years
  • Passing score on USMLE or COMLEX
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis (Our program does not sponsor visas)

The following materials are required for your application:

  • ERAS application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Medical school transcripts
  • Dean’s Letter
  • Personal statement addressing Family Medicine as your choice of specialties and your interest in our program
  • Explanations concerning any unsuccessfully completed medical school rotations or gaps/interruptions in education or employment
  • International Medical Graduates: ECFMG certification is required at the time your ERAS application is submitted
  • Citizenship not required / Accepts: J-1 Visa, F-1 Visa / Not willing to sponsor.

Following a review of all completed application documents, selected applicants will be notified by e-mail. Your application may be placed on hold if found incomplete. It will be reviewed once all information is received.

Interview Day

During the interview day the applicant will meet with the program director, faculty and residents, tour the Family Medicine Clinic and our hospital.


Hotel accommodations are provided and will be arranged by the Program Coordinator when an interview is scheduled.

If you would like additional information regarding application to our residency program, please email us at moc.cmrjs@bew-ycnediser-ld-js.

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