Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)
Most first year appointments are made through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). Ochsner participates in the Electronic Residency
Application System (ERAS).
ERAS Required Documentation
- Personal statement
- Dean's letter
- At least 3 letters of recommendation from physicians who have supervised you in a clinical setting
- USMLE transcripts
Download a sample contract.
- All documents listed in PGY 1 and 2 (dean's letter optional)
- Must submit a recommendation letter from Current Program Director