How to Apply


  • Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS):
    We accept applications through ERAS. You may contact your medical school or consult the ERAS web site for additional information regarding the process.
  • National Residency Matching Program (NRMP)
    Neurosurgery resident applicants must register with the NRMP. Our program code is 1900160C0.
  • Additional Requirements:
    1. Three letters of recommendation, at least one from a neurosurgeon
    2. Scores from Step 1 of the USMLE
    3. Personal Statement
    4. Transcripts
    5. Dean's letter - available by October 1st

Foreign Applicants

UNC Hospitals will consider applications of those who have been issued a J-1 Visa and who hold a current ECFMG Certificate.

Application Deadline

All materials should be received by November 1.

Interview Dates 2017

November 3, 10

December 6

Contact Information

Eldad J. Hadar, MD Julie Seger
Neurosurgery Residency Program Director Neurosurgery Residency Program Coordinator
UNC Neurosurgery, CB# 7060 UNC Neurosurgery, CB# 7060
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7060 Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7060
Phone: (919) 966-1374 Phone: (919) 445-0627
Fax: (919) 843-6520 Fax: (919) 843-6520