Residency

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Application deadline: October 25, 2020

The Stanford OHNS Residency Handbook

Application Information

Class of 2021

Who We are Looking for:

Individuals with exceptional qualifications who share a common mission and philosophy. Stanford Otolaryngology especially encourages applications from African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans, and other candidates from under-represented minority groups.

Required Application Materials for Residency Program

  1. Common application form
  2. Personal statement
  3. Medical school transcript
  4. MSPE/Dean’s Letter (to be submitted as soon as it becomes available)
  5. No more than four letters of recommendation (minimum of three letters)
  6. Photograph
  7. USMLE transcripts

Additional Requirements for international medical graduates:

  1. ECFMG Status Report
  2. Status letter from California Medical License Board

Application Procedure

Application deadline: October 25, 2020.

To submit an application to our program, please register on MyERAS.

After your application from ERAS has been received by the department, it will be evaluated by the Residency Selection Committee. Qualified candidates will be invited to interview.

Our program accepts application materials exclusively through ERAS. Interested candidates must submit their materials through ERAS by the application deadline to be considered for interviews.

Required Application Materials for Residency Program

  1. Common application form
  2. Personal statement
  3. Medical school transcript
  4. MSPE/Dean’s Letter (to be submitted as soon as it becomes available)
  5. No more than four letters of recommendation (minimum of three letters)
  6. Photograph
  7. USMLE transcripts

Additional Requirements for international medical graduates:

  1. ECFMG Status Report
  2. Status letter from California Medical License Board

Residency Interviews

Jan January 12 - 13 Tue-Wed 2021

2020 Residency Interviews (virtual) will take place on January 12 & 13, 2021.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do you have a cut-off for USMLE scores?

A: We require that you have a passing USMLE score, but we do not have a minimum passing score cut-off. However, most of our applicants’ scores are above-average.


Q: Where can I get more information about residency policies?

A: Our Residency Handbook describes the program and its policies in minute detail.


Q: How do I find out more about research opportunities in residency?

A: Please visit the clinician-scientist track page.