Application and Interview Information for the Pediatrics Residency

How to Apply to the Pediatrics Residency

Our program participates in the NRMP and accepts applications through ERAS. Deadline for application is November 1. Criteria for all applicants include:

  • graduation from medical school no more than two years prior to application year
  • at least three letters of recommendation preferably from clinical attendings
  • MSPE
  • transcript
  • personal statement
  • passing USMLE Step I score at the time of application 
  • passing USMLE Step II CK and CS scores at the time of Rank List submission
  • for international or foreign medical graduates:
    • ECFMG certification is required at the time of application 
    • UNC Hospitals supports the J-1 visa
    • inpatient clinical experience with direct patient care in the United States is required; an observership does not fulfill this requirement
      • at least one month and a letter from the institution at which you completed the experience 

2017-2018 Interview Dates

We will begin sending interview invitations the week of October 2, 2017.

October November December January
20 - Friday
25 - Wednesday
27 - Friday

1 - Wednesday
3 - Friday
8 - Wednesday
10 - Friday
15 - Wednesday
17 - Friday
29 - Wednesday

1 - Friday
6 - Wednesday
8 - Friday
13 - Wednesday
15 - Friday
5 - Friday
10 - Wednesday
12 - Friday

Interview Day Schedule