Application Process

Georgetown Neurology participates with the National Residency Match Program (NRMP). Georgetown is a categorical Neurology Residency Program and so accepted applicants will do their PGY1 year at Georgetown in Internal Medicine. 

All applications are processed through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). To apply to our residency program, please submit all documents through ERASApplications for the Neurology Residency Program must be complete and submitted by October 31st.

We request the following documents:

  • ERAS common application form
  • USMLE Step 1 transcript (and Step 2 when available)
  • Osteopathic applicants: your COMLEX scores will gladly be accepted and reviewed, but USMLE CK scores are still required. Either USMLE Step II CS or COMLEX Clinical Skills exam are acceptable.
  • Medical school transcript
  • Personal statement
  • Dean’s Letter
  • <3 letters of recommendation, including one departmental support letter 
  • A fourth letter of recommendation is gladly accepted
  • ECFMG certification is required before starting the residency program
  • U.S. clinical experience is required. Observerships do not count as U.S. clinical experience
  • VISA POLICY: J1 visas are sponsored through Georgetown University Hospital. We currently do not have the ability to sponsor H1B visas.

Our Applicant Interview Selection Committee will begin reviewing applications in September and October. In early November, we will invite individuals by email to visit Georgetown University Hospital for an interview.

Georgetown University Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Note: All qualified applicants are considered for interviews. However, the volume of applicants precludes us from offering interviews to all qualified candidates.