The University of California, San Francisco Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences (UCSF OBGYN/RS) accepts applications through ERAS, the Electronic Application Service. The only documentation reviewed for consideration is that submitted through ERAS.
In line with national recommendations and for the safety of all, our interviews this year will all be conducted virtually
2223 MATCH AND APPLICATION REVIEW
We will begin reviewing applications on September 29, 2022. We review applications when they contain at least the following:
- MyERAS common application
- Personal statement
- CV (generated through ERAS)
- USMLE Step I
- Medical school transcripts
- 1 letter of recommendation, preferably from an ObGyn (3 letters total by October 1, 2022)
NOTE - When listing publications, please make sure to include the PMID number.
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Application review begins.
October 1, 2022 at 8am:
Application season closes.
Tuesday, October 25, 2022:
We will be extending our invitations to interview on Tuesday, October 25, 2022.
TIP FOR SUCCESS:
We communicate with applicants through ERAS, therefore, do not wait until your application is complete before entering it into ERAS. Should we have important information to relay to applicants and you have only loaded your CV, you will receive that information, but if you are not in the system you will miss that update.
NOTE: If you are Medical Student from an external program looking for the opportunity to do a rotation at UCSF, click here
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ's)
Minimum USMLE Scores:
We have no minimum USMLE score requirements though more robust scores do strengthen an application.
Doctor of Osteopathic (D.O.) Applicants:
D.O. applicants are required to submit UMSLE scores in addition to COMLEX scores
International Medical Graduate requirements:
We have no additional policies regarding the selection of IMGs for our residency training program. Once minimum application requirements have been met, we consider every applicant's merits and weigh them accordingly.
"Effective January 1, 2020, the Board will no longer issue Postgraduate Training Authorization Letters (PTAL) to international medical school graduates."
The Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) will sponsor a J-1 visa for candidates. Please refer to their website. Our program can, on a limited basis, sponsors H1B visas.