Application Information

Eligibilty Requirements

VCUHS can only support J-1 visas.

How to Apply:

The Gastroenterology fellowship training program at VCU is a participant in the NRMP match. All applications will be accepted through ERAS and follow ERAS deadlines.

Required Documentation

    • Application
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • USMLE score reports
    • Medical School Transcripts
    • MPSE
    • A personal statement
    • 4 letters of recommendation, including one from your program director
    • A photograph

If applicable, please provide the following: 

  • ECFMG certificate
  • Medical School Diploma (with translation if necessary)

Application Timeline:

We will review applications from July 15 through September 31. Invitations to interview will likely be issued during this time frame.


2019 Interviews dates:

  • September 13, 2019
  • September 20, 2019
  • September 27, 2019
  • October 11, 2019
  • October 18, 2019

The interview day consists of the following:

  • Introduction to the program and division
  • Tour of the VCUHS facilities
  • Lunch with current fellows
  • Interviews with VCUHS and VA-based faculty