Prospective Residents

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Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)

Most first year appointments are made through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP. University of Nevada Reno participates in the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS).

ERAS Required Documentation


  • Personal statement
  • CV
  • Dean's letter
  • Transcripts
  • At least 3 letters of recommendation from physicians who have supervised you in a clinical setting
  • USMLE transcripts

PGY 2 and above

  • All documents listed in PGY 1
  • Certificate(s) of previous training
  • Medical school diploma


  • All documents listed in PGY 1 and 2 (dean's letter optional)

Must submit a recommendation letter from Current Program Director

Resident job descriptions

Residency Training- Generic job descriptions by level