All internship applications are to be submitted through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service).

A Complete Application for Residency must include:

  1. Universal Application (ERAS Application Form)
  2. Curriculum Vitae (ERAS generated)
  3. Medical School Transcript
  4. Dean’s Letter of Recommendation (MSPE)
  5. Letters of Recommendation
  • Categorical, Primary Care, and PSTP Internal Medicine Applicants
    • 2 required letters: 1 clinical LOR from an internal medicine faculty + 1 DOM Chair’s Summary Letter of Evaluation
    • 1 optional LOR, could be from clinical faculty or scholarly project mentor
    • You may submit up to 4 Letters of Recommendation total
  • Preliminary Internal Medicine Applicants
    • 2 required Letters: 1 clinical LOR from an internal medicine faculty + 1 clinical LOR from any specialty
    • You may submit up to 4 Letters of Recommendation total
  1. USMLE Results; Step 1 needed to apply, Step 2 CK to start
  2. Personal Statement

Additional Requirements for Foreign Medical Graduates include:

  1. Graduation from medical school within the past five years
  2. Six months of clinical experience in the United States (does not include observerships)
  3. Current ECFMG certification
  4. USMLE Step 1 & 2 CK Score
  5. We support J-1 visas only

For the 2020-2021 application cycle, all interviews will be conducted via virtual platforms.  There will be no in-person interviews or site visits to protect the health and safety of the applicants.

These videos provide information and statistics for WashU, Barnes-Jewish and Children’s Hospital Graduate Medical Education experience for 2020.