Application Information


One position is offered on a competitive basis each year in the Vascular Surgery Fellowship Program at UConn Health/Hartford Hospital.

How to Apply

Step 1

You first must submit an electronic application via the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).

The academic year begins in July.

A complete application includes the following:

  • Completed application
  • Dean’s letter, medical school transcript and diploma
  • Three current letters of recommendation (one from the department chair)
  • Current Curriculum Vitae
  • Official test transcripts for all applicable examinations (USMLE Step 1, 2, 3 or COMLEX scores)
  • ECFMG certificate (if you graduated from medical school outside the USA)
  • Absite scores (from the American Board of Surgery)
  • Personal statement
  • Photograph
  • Medical school transcript
  • J-1 visa is the only non-immigrant visa accepted by the UConn School of Medicine graduate medical education program

Step 2

Appointments are made through the Vascular Surgery Matching Program, sponsored by the National Resident Matching Program Specialty Matching Services. All candidates must register through the Specialties Matching Service (SMS).

To register: National Resident Matching Program's (NRMP) Specialty Matching Services

Applicants considered for an appointment will be invited to visit Hartford Hospital for a personal interview with the program director and selected faculty. Interviews are conducted during February and March each year.

For those wishing to apply who do not use ERAS, the following form can be used: UConn School of Medicine Residency/Fellowship Non-ERAS Common Application Form

Sample Contract: Download and/or Print Sample Contract

View more information on Eligibility Requirements and Selection.

Our program does not discriminate with respect to gender, race, age, religion, color, natural origin, disability, or any other applicable legally protected status.

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment in all respects and for all learners.