Our Applicants

All graduate medical education programs at WMed participate in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) for the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.

WMed accepts and requires the following documents from our applicants through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) from September 1 to December 1:

What Are We Looking For?

  • You!
  • Students with Demonstrated:
    • Interest in Family Medicine
      • Who wouldn’t want to be a Family Doc!?!
    • Leadership Skills
    • Resilience
      • What barriers did you overcome to get here?
    • Flexibility
    • Positivity
  • Passing medical licensing examination scores

How Do I Apply?

  • Through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP)
  • Applications accepted via the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) prior to December of each application cycle
  • Required ERAS Materials
    • Universal Application
    • USMLE and/or COMLEX Step 1 and Step 2 scores
    • Medical School Transcript
    • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE)/Dean’s Letter
    • Personal Statement
    • Three Letters of Recommendation
    • ECFMG Status Report (if applicable)

What Happens Next?

  • Applications are reviewed by the Program Director regularly
  • Applicants are contacted via email regarding interview scheduling
  • Informational sessions are scheduled for all interviewees
  • Interviews conducted virtually!
  • Haven’t heard from us?
    • Feel free to reach out via email if you feel your application may have been overlooked
    • Sometimes we make mistakes, too!

What’s It Like to Work for WMed?