How To Apply to Residency Program


  • 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 accept residents 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.

2013-2014 Interview Dates

Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Friday, December 13, 2013
Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Contact Information

Eldad J. Hadar, MD Felicia Sawyer
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) 966-7804
Fax: (919) 843-6520 Fax: (919) 843-6520