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Application Process


Four positions are available in the Gastroenterology Fellowship each year on a competitive basis.


Qualified applicants will have completed an accredited internal medicine residency program by the time they begin their gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship.

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

How to apply

The academic year begins July 1. The application and all supporting documentation must be submitted by July 20 of the year preceding the program start date.

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

  1. Visit the ERAS for fellowship applicants website. All applications to Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education programs must include these application materials. This program also requires that one of your three letters of recommendation be from your internal medicine program director.
  2. Appointments are made through the Medical Specialties Matching Program, which is sponsored by the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) Specialties Matching Services. You must register for the match in addition to applying through ERAS.
  3. Applicants considered for acceptance will be invited to visit Mayo Clinic for a personal interview with the program director and selected faculty. Interviews are conducted on selected dates in September or October each year.