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Application Process

Otolaryngology faculty Dr. Peter Weisskopf at Mayo Clinic in Arizona.


Two categorical positions are available on a competitive basis each year in the Otolaryngology Residency at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona.


To be eligible for the Otolaryngology Residency, you must be in good standing in your fourth year of medical school or have successfully graduated from medical school prior to the match.

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 the end of October 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.
  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 from mid-December to mid-January each year.