Application Process

All applications are submitted via the Electronic Residency Application Service. Application deadline: December 1st. U.S. medical applicants should provide a curriculum vitae, Dean’s letter, medical school transcripts and a United States Medical Licensing Examination (U.S.M.L.E.) transcript.
Application process for north shore physicians

International medical applicants:

NSMC requires graduation within five years of application.

In addition to providing a curriculum vitae, Dean’s letter, medical school transcripts and a U.S.M.L.E. transcript, international medical applicants must meet the following conditions:

  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certified (it is preferable that you are certified by the time you apply, but no later than December 31st)
  • U.S.M.L.E. Score of 220 or above on Step One and Step Two. Preferred Step Three completed.
  • Three letters of recommendation from physicians who have supervised you in a clinical setting.

NSMC facilitates the process of obtaining both J1 and H1B visas. For initiating H1B visa application,  a notification of U.S.M.L.E. Step Three passing should be available no later than December 31st.