Internal Medicine Residency


Deadline for applications: October 3, 2015

Applications will be accepted through ERAS only.

Application Requirements:

  • Dean's Letter
  • Chair's Letter (can be Chair designee).
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation from Internal Medicine faculty members (you can submit up to 3 letters)
  • Medical School transcripts
  • Personal Statement limited to one page
  • Curriculum Vitae in ERAS format
  • USMLE Step 1 score of at least 220
  • Medical school graduation date of 2013 or later
  • 4 weeks of U.S. hands-on clinical experience within the past 6 months (observerships are excluded)
  • Sub-I in Medicine is required
  • Valid ECFMG Certificate, if applicable
  • Interview decisions will be released after October 30, 2015
  • Please note that the University of Pennsylvania Health System has a new tobacco free policy in place to promote employee health. Tobacco users will not be hired and thus cannot be ranked at Penn. Applicants will be asked to attest that they are not tobacco users on their interview days. For more information see Policy