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Application Requirements

  • We participate in the National Residency Match Program and in the ERAS application system. Only applications submitted through ERAS will be reviewed.
  • Our deadline is November 1. All materials should be submitted to ERAS by this date of the year prior to which for you are matching.
  • We require a dean's letter from your medical school. We also require three (3) letters of recommendation, one (1) of which must be from a pediatric faculty member. We require a medical school transcript, a CV and a personal statement. We also require that you have the USMLE Step 1 score prior to your match application. We do not have a minimum USMLE score cutoff or requirement. A photograph is requested but not required.
  • NYP supports J-1 visas. Please contact our GME (Graduate Medical Education) Housestaff Office at (212) 746-4055.
  • U.S. clinical experience is highly desirable, but not required.
  • A two-week mandatory orientation begins mid-June for all incoming interns.

Pediatrics Weill Cornell Medicine Appointments & Referrals: (646) 962-KIDS (646) 962-5437 Chairman's Office: Weill Cornell Medicine 525 E 68th St.
Box 225
New York, NY 10065 (646) 962-5437