How to Apply

How to ApplyOur program is fully accredited by the ACGME and AOA. The Guthrie Family Medicine Residency participates in both the AOA match through the National Matching Service and the ACGME match through the NRMP.

We use the ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service) program and accept only electronic applications. Please contact your Dean's office on how to apply.

  • Applications are accepted until November 1st

For more information, contact the Department of Medical Residency at fmresidency@guthrie.org.

Selection criteria include the following:

While reviewing applications from graduates of US/DO Medical Schools we look for:

  • Successful completion of steps I & II of the USMLE/COMLEX exams including the Clinical Skills exam
  • Graduation from medical school within the  last 3 years
  • Three letters of recommendation from clinical supervisors

While reviewing applications from graduates of international medical schools we look for:

  • Three months of US clinical experience, Family Medicine experience preferred
  • Successful completion on USMLE Steps 1 and 2 including the Clinical Skills exam
  • Graduation from medical school within the last 3 years
  • Three letters of recommendation from U.S. clinical supervisors
  • Valid ECFMG certification

For all Allopathic candidates, the program uses the California approved medical school list in the selection of candidates.  We will not consider applicants from schools on the disapproved list.  We give lower consideration to applicants from other schools which are not on the approved list. Use of the California medical school list does not apply to Osteopathic candidates.