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How To Apply

All positions are offered through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS), in compliance with the ACGME rules and regulations. Applications will be accepted starting September 15th through the end of mid-January 2016. Applicants will be notified of interviews via ERAS emailing system.. We are offering 5 PGY-1 positions for the academic year 2017-18. Residents are selected through the National Resident Match Program (NRMP).

Positions Available

We are offering 4 PGY-1 positions for the academic year 2016-17

Pathology Residency Stipends

  • PGY1 $54,262
  • PGY2 $56,292
  • PGY3 $59,419
  • PGY4 $61,509
  • PGY5 $63,603

Required Application Documents

Pathology Faculty at Microscope

  • MyERAS application
  • Personal Statement
  • Medical School transcript
  • Dean's letter
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Wallet-sized photo
  • USMLE/COMLEX transcripts

Interview Dates for Academic Year 2016-2017

October 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28

November 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 28

December 9, 12, 16, 19

Three to four applicants are scheduled per interview date; faculty interviews are one-on-one.

Travel & Lodging

This year, our program will provide one night's accommodations for the applicants and their guest at the Holiday Inn Rochester Downtown. Complimentary shuttle transportation to and from the Greater Rochester International Airport and the University of Rochester is provided by the Holiday Inn. Upon check in, applicants should mention to the concierge whether they will need shuttle transportation or not.

  • Validated parking is available in the medical center garage
  • Rochester Airport is a 15 minute drive
  • Directions to URMC