Residency Requirements

Psychiatry Residents

The Requirements for the UF Department of Psychiatry Residency Program are as follows:

  • USMLE/ COMLEX: Interviews are rarely granted to candidates who have had more than one unsuccessful attempt for Steps 1 and 2 or for COMLEX-USA Level 1 and 2.
  • 1 year Clinical Experience in the US (this is a mandatory requirement).
  • Eligible for a J-1 Visa.
  • Applicants should be less than 2 years outside of graduation from medical school.
  • We do not offer observerships.
  • All applications must be received through ERAS.

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