How to Apply
All applicants must apply through the ERAS program. Applications and materials will only be accepted if submitted through ERAS. The application is complete when we have received all of the following documents:
- ERAS application
- Current CV
- Personal statement
- Three letters of recommendation
- Medical school transcripts
- USMLE scores
Applications accepted through October 15.
Applicants will be notified of interviews via the ERAS email system.
University of Rochester Diversity Scholarship Program:
At the University of Rochester Department of Urology, the promotion of diversity, equity, and inclusion are departmental priorities. Our newly developed Diversity Scholarship program encourages learners from backgrounds that are underrepresented in Urology and Medicine (African-Americans, Women, Latinx, Indigenous Americans, and others) to experience all UR Medicine has to offer through visiting sub internship grant. The Department of Urology endeavors to define “diversity” inclusively that may include economically disadvantaged or LGBTQ+ students. Students must be attending an allopathic medical school in the U.S. to be eligible. Read more about this opportunity.
2021 Interview dates (TBD)
Information for International Medical Graduates
It is the responsibility of the individual to secure the proper visa. We sponsor only J-1 visas. The University of Rochester policy does not permit H-1 or H-1b visas, nor does it provide sponsorship. You must be certified or eligible to be certified by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
If you have any questions regarding visas, please contact the Graduate Medical Education Office at (585) 275-4607. For information regarding ECFMG certification, visit the ECFMG website at www.ecfmg.org
Our program uses the Radisson Hotel Rochester Airport for hotel accommodations for our applicants. They provide a discounted rate to candidates who are interviewing with us. The hotel provides complimentary transportation throughout the entire stay.
Radisson Hotel Rochester Airport
175 Jefferson Road
Details about how to reserve your room at the discounted rate will be emailed to invited applicants.
Driving Directions to URMC