How to Apply

Application Process

The University of Puerto Rico Internal Medicine Residency program accepts applications only through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). The deadline for the application is December 1st. Interviews are by invitation only and will be held during the period between November and January.

To apply to our program, the following documents must be submitted through ERAS:

  • Medical School transcript
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation
  • Personal statement
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
  • USMLE Step 1 Score
  • USMLE Step 2 CK Score
  • Full Spanish speakers
  • No more than 5 years of graduated medical school


Vanessa Caraballo-Picornell, MBA

Residency Program Coordinator


Office: 787-758-2525 ext. 1828

Program Administrator

Glorimar Caraballo-Correa


Office: 787-758-2525 ext. 1876

UPR- Medical Science Campus

School of Medicine

Department of Medicine

PO Box 365067

San Juan, PR 00936-5067