The University of Chicago, Department of Radiology accepts nine residents per year. All positions are filled through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) utilizing the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS). For information, please visit their websites at aamc.org/eras and www.nrmp.org. Currently we are accepting applications for advanced positions to begin in July 2014. Interviews will be held between December 2012 to the middle of January 2013.
We review all applications and invite candidates to interview as the review process proceeds. If you have applied for radiology residency through ERAS, you will be notified by e-mail if an invitation to interview will be issued. The timing of your interview does not affect your chances of obtaining a position in our residency program. Once you have received an invitation to interview, please respond as promptly as possible. Interviews are conducted on Wednesday’s and Friday’s: December 5, 7, 12, 14 and January 9, 11, 16, 18. All applicants are invited to an informal dinner the night before the interview.
If you have not heard from us, and you have been offered an interview with another institution in Chicago, contact the Education Coordinator,
Mandy Velligan. We will try to help you coordinate your visits.
If you are flying from out of town, the nearest airport is Midway Airport. If you will be arriving via O'Hare Airport, plan on an hour to reach campus. There is a shuttle service from O'Hare and Midway; the schedule can be found at omegashuttle.com. The Rockefeller Chapel / International House stop on their schedule is an easy walk to the hospital.
For more information regarding hotels and directions, please visit: http://visit.uchicago.edu/accommodations.shtml
Of course, if you are planning on multiple interviews, you may choose to stay downtown. There are excellent accommodations in the Loop, and always something to see. Check out the windy city at chicago.metromix.com. For more information about Hyde Park and the City of Chicago plese visit chicagolife.uchicago.edu/ and experiencechicago.uchicago.edu/
Taking a cab? Your driver may be more familiar with the name "Bernard Mitchell Hospital" than with the University of Chicago.
The entrance to the Q-corridor on the second floor is directly opposite the Surgical Family Waiting Room.
If you're not staying overnight, bring your luggage with you. We will find a place for it until your interviews are completed.