The Advocate Surgery Residency Program participates in the National Residency Matching Program (the match) and accepts applications only through ERAS (the Electronic Residency Application Service).
1. Complete the ERAS common application form which includes:
a. Dean’s letter
b. Medical School Transcript
c. Personal Statement
d. Relevant test scores
e. Three letters of recommendation
f. ECFMG certification is required where applicable
2. Complete the NRMP match on AAMC website
The Advocate Surgery Residency ERAS program number is: 2117440C0
The preliminary position ERAS number is: 2117440P0
We will begin reviewing applications and sending interview invitations in October.
Interviews Dates for 2021-22
January 20 (Preliminary Candidates)
We will be conducting interviews virtually this cycle due to the ongoing pandemic. During the interview you will learn more about the program and interview with the program director and faculty members.
Contact our Program Coordinator Katie Esparza
How many categorical and preliminary positions do we have?
We have 7 categorical general surgery openings and 2 general surgery preliminary openings.
What are the resident salaries this year?
PGY 1: $ 62,000
PGY 2: $ 63,000
PGY 3: $ 65,000
PGY 4: $ 68,000
PGY 5: $ 70,000
Do we sponsor J1 visas?
Yes, we sponsor J1 visas