Frequently Asked Questions

Thank you for your interest in the Internal Medicine Residency Program. We hope you will consider applying. Please take a few minutes to read the questions and answers below. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Program Coordinator, Autum Waskoviak (, 915-215-4465) or Priscilla Carrazco (, 915-215-6086).

How do I apply?
All documents should be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) system.

What is the deadline for applications?
Jan. 1.

When are interviews scheduled?
November through January

Will the interviews this year be in-person or virtual?
In view of the current COVID-19 situation, all interviews for the 2020-2021 interview season will be virtual.

How many positions are available?
There are 15 categorical medicine residency positions available per year.

Does the program sponsor J1 visas?

Do I need to speak Spanish?
No. Although Spanish fluency is helpful, there are many bilingual staff and certified medical translators available to assist with translation.