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Application Process

Interventional radiology resident looking at a scan at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.


Up to two positions are available on a competitive basis each year.


To be eligible for the Interventional Radiology Independent Residency, you must be board certified or eligible in radiology and have completed a four-year accredited radiology residency. 

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

How to apply

The academic year begins in July.

The application and all supporting documentation must be submitted by Feb. 1 of the year preceding the program start date.

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. This program also requires three original letters of recommendation.
  2. Appointments are made through the Radiology Match, which is sponsored by the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). You must register for the match 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 between December and March.