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Application Information

Deadline for Applications: November 30, 2019

Rank List Due: February 26, 2020

Match Day: March 20, 2020

Interview Dates: November 7, 8, 11. December 5, 6, 9. January 10, 2020.


You must apply through Electronic Residency Application Services (ERAS). All appointments are made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and applicants must register through the website. Interviews are by invitation only and based on academic performance, United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) and/or COMLEX-USA scores, and letters of recommendation. We accept both MD and DO candidates.

Applicants should schedule USMLE Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 2 CS (or equivalent COMLEX exams) and release their scores to ensure that the program can view them by mid-February to be considered for placement on the rank order list.

Current senior or graduate of an LCME-approved medical school (or osteopathic equivalent) or an international graduate with a valid ECFMG certificate and valid visa or permanent resident status are eligible to apply. All appointments for residency are subject to ability to obtain unrestricted Oklahoma medical license.

International Medical Graduate Eligibility

The following is the minimal criteria applicants must meet to be considered for the program.

  • Must have graduated within the last 5 years
  • Pass Step 1, Step 2, and CS in no more than 2 attempts cumulatively.
  • US rotational experience strongly preferred, with at least 3 letters of reference
  • We sponsor J-1 Visas ONLY
  • Strong command of the English language, both written and verbal
  • ECFMG Certification prior to residency start
  • Sincere interest in Family Medicine as a discipline


All applicants are invited and encouraged to attend a dinner, usually prior to the day of the interview, with the residents at a local restaurant and are free to ask questions in a more causal setting. Day of interview schedule consists of solo and group interviews with select faculty and residents. Lunch is provided, which consists of a group lunch where all the residents and faculty are invited to meet applicants in a “meet & greet” setting.

Life in Oklahoma City

The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center campus is one of only a few comprehensive health centers in the nation with seven health professional Colleges – Allied Health, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Graduate Studies – right in the heart of the state capitol, Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma City metro area has great educational opportunities, professional sports, a strong economy, a commitment to the arts, and one of the lowest costs of living in the United States.