Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Urology
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How to Apply

Four residents match into our residency program each year, and residency appointments begin on June 23 each year. Subsequent appointments at each advancing level are contingent upon individual performance.

Applications for positions beginning each June will be processed electronically through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and include:

  • ERAS application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Medical school transcripts
  • USMLE and/or COMLEX transcripts
  • Personal statement  
  • At least three letters of recommendation
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation

The deadline for 2018 applications has passed. Applications for residency slots beginning in 2019 will be accepted from Sept. 15-30, 2018.

An interview is required for appointment to the program. Interviews are offered by personal invitation following a comprehensive review of application materials. Candidates are invited to attend Grand Rounds and a social event the Thursday evening before interviews and conferences held the Friday morning of interviews. Interviews will be conducted throughout the morning and into the afternoon. 

For more information on resident policies and procedures, visit McGaw Center for Northwestern University. If you’re looking for information on how to apply for fourth-year urology electives, visit our Clerkships page.

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