Applicants for residency in orthopaedic surgery will be selected via the National Resident Matching Program. All applications are handled through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). The program does not accept "outside" the match without prior approval from the ACGME.
Extensive information on residency salary and benefits can be found at the UCLA Graduate Medical Education website; medschool.ucla.edu/gme.
To be eligible to be a UCLA house officer, applicants must fulfill the following selection criteria:
In addition to your ERAS application, the following information is required:
- Three letters of recommendation, including one from your orthopaedic department chairman or program director if possible.
- MCAT scores are optional. If you wish to submit your MCAT scores, please email your MCAT score report to [email protected].
Sunday, October 9th
Friday, January 14: Session 1
Friday, January 21: Session 2
Interviews will be virtual. Invitations for interviews will be sent through Interview Broker. At that time, you will be asked to select your preferred interview date and we will make every effort to fulfill your request on a first-come-first-served basis.
Orthopaedic Surgery Education Office
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Room 76-143 CHS
10833 Le Conte Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90095