EVMS Psychiatry Residency - Application Process

Application Process

The EVMS Psychiatry Residency Program participates in the online ERAS application service. Applications are only taken through the AAMC's Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).  The program participates in the National Residency Matching Program.  No out-of-match offers are made.  Email us at scottkf@evms.edu This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information.

Please be sure to fill out the application form completely - read all information available on the ERAS web site before submitting your application. Omissions may cause a delay in processing your application.

For all applicants, the requirements are as follows:

  1. Minimum passing score on USMLE Step 1 and 2 or COMLEX Step 1 and 2 with only 1 failure allowed at most for both.
  2. No failures allowed on USMLE Step 2 Clinical Skills or COMLEX equivalent.
  3. Must be a US citizen or green card holder. (We do not sponsor any visas).
  4. Should have 3 Letters of Recommendation from clinical sponsors with at least 2 being from Psychiatrists.
  5. IMG applicants should have at least 2 months or more of US experience in Psychiatry either through an externship or internship.
  6. Minimum medical school graduation cutoff date of 5 years.
  7. Our program application deadline is December 20th.
  8. We do welcome IMG's to our program.
  9. IMG applicants must be ECFMG certified and passed.
  10. We accept ERAS applications only.  We do not review applications prior to receiving them from ERAS.
  11. We do not give second interviews.

Interviews are scheduled from October through early January.