Applying to the Program

Residency applications will be only be accepted and reviewed via ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service.) The deadline to submit a completed application is November 1, 2020. 

The Obstetrics and Gynecology residency program accepts three residents per year. The interview date for applicants applying to the 2021-2022 residency class is scheduled for Saturday, November 21, 2020. We only offer one interview date. It's highly recommended that you complete an audition rotation as a medical student if possible.

The following items are required for your application to be considered complete:

    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Personal Statement
    • Medical School transcripts
    • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE) formerly known as the Dean’s Letter
    • Three letters of recommendation from recent supervising physicians
    • COMLEX 1 and 2 transcripts and/or
    • USMLE transcripts(Step 1-required, Step 2-preferred)
    • All COMLEX and USMLE exams must be passed on the first attempt

  • Our program does not accept international graduates and we do not sponsor Visas
  • Candidates must be within two years of graduation from medical school

Candidates must recognize that physicians matriculating into the Ascension Genesys Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency Program will be expected to:

  • Satisfactorily complete all of their medical school’s requirements culminating in graduation from medical school in good standing
  • Provide proof of graduation from medical school
  • Provide a valid ECFMG certification (if applicable)
  • Be eligible for a training license as a resident physician in the State of Michigan
  • Must be able to assume all responsibilities of training by July 1.  All appointees must report for orientation the last two weeks in June.