Thank you for your interest in the General Surgery Residency Program at VCU Health. All applications and supporting materials must be submitted through the ERAS system by October 1, 2024. For more information on our application and interview process, please select a topic below.

Application Requirements

The initial round of invitations for categorical and preliminary interviews will be sent out via ERAS between Wednesday October 23, 2024, and November 1, 2024.

Only applications received through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) will be reviewed and considered for an interview for General Surgery residency applications. We do NOT accept applications that are submitted via email or outside of ERAS.

The following documents are required for a complete application:

  • Medical School Transcript
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation; International Medical Graduates must have letters of recommendation which clearly document 3 months of U.S. clinical experience
  • Dean’s Letter (Medical School Performance Evaluation)
  • Personal Statement
  • USMLE Report (Step 1 and Step 2 CK)
  • Current CV