How to Apply

All Applications for residency training, including reactivated applications from previous years, are accepted only through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS®).

The University of Iowa Dermatology Residency Selection Committee requests that the following documents be submitted through the ERAS® Common Application Form:

  • Personal statement
  • USMLE scores, Step 1 and (if available) Step 2
  • ECFMG certificate, if applicable
  • Dean's letter
  • Transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Wallet-sized photograph

Applicants are urged to submit all documents to ERAS® as soon as possible in order that the credentials can be reviewed for the selection of applicants who will be invited to Iowa City for interviews. Interviews are limited and will be conducted in December and January. Candidates selected for interview will be notified by telephone or e-mail.

Applications for dermatology residency starting July 1, 2018 will be accepted from September 1 to October 14, 2016.