Application Requirements

All OHSU residents are selected based on their preparedness, abilities, aptitudes, academic credentials, and communication skills, as well as on personal qualities such as motivation and integrity.  OHSU's programs do not discriminate with regard to gender, race, age, sexual orientation, religious preference, color, national origin, disability, or veteran status. The Radiation Oncology Residency Program welcomes you to apply for a residency position through AAMC's Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)

All applications must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).  

All applicants must be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Oregon. Graduates from foreign medical schools should contact the OHSU GME Office  to ensure that eligibility requirements have been met.

A completed Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) application includes the following:

  • Personal Statement
  • Photograph
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE or Dean’s Letter)
  • Medical School Transcript
  • USMLE and/or COMLEX-USA Transcripts
  • Graduates of international medical schools must have a valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).

For more information, visit Applying to OHSU Residencies and Fellowships

To apply to the Radiation Oncology Residency Program:

  • Applications open in ERAS on September 1, 2021
  • 2021 Match Registration opens on September 15, 2021
  • Applications portal opens for OHSU on September 29, 2021 
  • DEADLINE for applications to OHSU is October 18, 2021
  • Residency Interviews held in December 2021/January 2021

There are no minimum board scores or grades in the selection process. Applicants must have graduated from an approved school of medicine or osteopathy with post internship training. Applicants must be in good academic standing and completed and passed USMLE 1.

Applicants must successfully complete all United States Medical Licensing Examination requirements. Foreign medical graduates must complete all Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) requirements. There is no minimum ECFME Score.

Applicants must be legally able to work in the United States or eligible to obtain work authorization. Applicants who are not U.S. citizens must be legally able to work in the U.S. or eligible to obtain authorization to work. 

We currently do not offer a PGY-1 internship. We do not require a specific clinical internship, other than a ACGME-approved program. The application process is a separate process from our residency program.

In accordance to National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) policies, the following documents are provided for your review prior to your interview with OHSU:

Appointment Agreement

Immigration Options for International Residents

Sample GME Welcome Booklet

Meet & Greets

Join the residents and faculty for our 2021 Meet & Greets. REGISTER HERE:

Life as a Resident, OHSU and Portland with the Residents:

Friday, 9/3 @ 4pm PST

Program Overview: Program Leadership and Residents:

Friday, 9/24 @ 5pm PST