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Application Process


There are two positions available each year on a competitive basis in the Radiation Oncology Residency.

How to Apply

Step 1:

If you want to complete both the first year of clinical training and the Radiation Oncology Residency program at Mayo, you must complete two separate applications. Applications must be submitted via the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) through your medical school dean's office. Your application for the Radiation Oncology Residency must be submitted by October 7, more than 20 months before the appointment date. Early application is encouraged. The academic year begins July 1.

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The application requires the following information:

  • Official medical school transcripts
  • Official test transcripts for all applicable examinations (USMLE, LMCC, COMLEX, NBOME, FMGEMS, FLEX or NBME)
  • A dean's letter and at least three other letters of recommendation
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A personal statement
  • MCAT Physics Scores Please send your score electronically to the residency coordinator using the email link on the "program contacts" page.
  • A valid ECFMG certificate (if you graduated from medical school outside of the United States)
  • A copy of your medical school diploma (if you have graduated from medical school)

Step 2:

Appointments are made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

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Step 3:

Applicants considered for an appointment will be invited to visit Mayo Clinic for a personal interview with the program director and selected faculty. Interviews are conducted in the fall each year. The radiation oncology residency begins July 1, nearly 20 months after your interview.

  • Sep 26, 2013
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