How to Apply
The UT Southwestern Emergency Medicine Residency Program accepts applications through the Association of American Medical Colleges’ Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). We participate in the Match: National Resident Matching Program. Applicants must participate in the Match as well.
Please apply through ERAS to complete the application process. Following a review of the application materials, selected candidates will be invited to participate in the interview process.
- June 8, 2020
ERAS application opens for applicants
- September 1, 2020
Applicants may begin submitting applications
- October 21, 2020
ERAS opens to residency programs. This is the date we can start seeing applications
- October 21, 2020–January 1, 2021
Residency programs begin reviewing applications
- November 2, 2020
County Program Unified Interview release date at Noon Eastern Time. Interviews will be announced on a rolling basis as availability allows.
View Interview Schedule
- November 6, 2020–January 15, 2021
- March 3, 2021
ERAS rank lists are due
- March 19, 2021
Match Day – offers extended
We will start sending interview invitations on Nov. 3. All interviews will be held virtually using the Thalamus interview management platform.
There are two available sessions per interview day:
- 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. CST
- 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. CST
Interviews will take place on the following 2020-2021 dates:
- Nov. 6, 10, 13, 17, 20
- Dec. 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 29
- Jan. 5, 8, 12, 15
International Medical Graduates
Applications are accepted only through ERAS and you must meet the following criteria:
- You must be certified by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
- We accept non-U.S. citizen applicants only with ECFMG-sponsored J-1 visas for residency training at UT Southwestern. We do not sponsor or accept H-1B or O-1 visa applicants for residency training. Further information is available through UT Southwestern’s Office of International Affairs.
- You must be eligible for a post-graduate Training Permit from the State of Texas to train at UT Southwestern. Information is available from the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners.