Application Process

Are you ready to begin the next phase of your professional journey at ChristianaCare? ChristianaCare residency programs have consistently filled at a 100 percent rate in the first round of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).

Residency programs require applications be submitted using the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

Apply online now*

*There is a different application process for Dentistry, OMS, Pharmacy and Podiatric Medicine.

Application and interviews

In considering applications for our programs, we review:

  • Academic records
  • Dean’s office letters of recommendation
  • National board scores
  • Publications and honors
  • Applicant’s state interests and plans.

Interviews for specific department appointments begin in October or November. Candidates are interviewed by the department chair or program directory, as well as other faculty members. Tours of our facilities are conducted by current residents. You’ll find numerous affordable accommodations during your visit to ChristianaCare.

International applications

International medical graduates can contact the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) for their application materials and eligibility requirement. Application materials will be sent only to those candidates who are eligible for ECFMG certification prior to this year’s match.

Please write to:
P.O. Box 13467
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3467

Medical student rotations for 3rd– and 4th-year medical students

ChristianaCare’s medical student program offers rotations to 3rd- and 4th-year medical students, podiatric medical students, pharmacology students and physician student assistants. Medical student rotations are available only to those students enrolled in medical schools accredited either by the Liaison Committee for Medical Education (LCME) or the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

For more information about the third- and fourth-year rotations available, visit our Undergraduate Medical Education webpage.

To apply for a medical school rotation, fill out our Undergraduate Medical Education (UME) Application Form.