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Application Process

Diagnostic Radiology residents look at a scan together at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, Arizona.


Four positions are available on a competitive basis each year in the Diagnostic Radiology Residency at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona.


You can enter the Diagnostic Radiology Residency after one year or more of postgraduate training in a clinical medical field.

Two positions are attached to a Transitional Year internship at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, in which the matched resident starts internship at Mayo Clinic approximately 3.5 months after the residency match (“Categorical” positions) and then continues to the Diagnostic Radiology Residency approximately 15.5 months after the match.

The other two positions do not have any associated internship (“Advanced” positions); for these two positions, the matched resident starts the Diagnostic Radiology Residency at Mayo Clinic in Arizona approximately 15.5 months after the residency match.

Also see general admissions requirements for Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education.

How to apply

In concordance with the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) All In Policy, all four positions are filled through the residency match.

The application and all supporting documentation must be submitted by Dec. 1 of the residency match year cycle.  Interviews are typically conducted in January. 

You must apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

  1. Visit the ERAS website. All applications to Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education programs must include these application materials.
  2. Appointments are made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). You must register through the NRMP website in addition to applying through ERAS.
  3. Applicants considered for an appointment will be invited to visit Mayo Clinic for a personal interview with the program director and selected faculty. Interviews are conducted in January.