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Triple Board Residency FAQs

This page contains answers to common questions about the Triple Board Residency Program. Prospective applicants can receive additional information about the program, including how to apply, by contacting the program team; email Jeanette Souder or call 317-963-7307.
  • When do you start reviewing applications?
    The program begins reviewing applications via ERAS on September 15. Shortly after, invitations will be sent to the email that was provided on the application.
  • What is your application deadline?
    November 30.
  • How many letters of recommendation do you require?
    At least three letters of recommendation are required, and we prefer that at least one be from a psychiatry faculty member.
  • Do you accept COMLEX in lieu of USMLE?
  • Are there cut-off scores for COMLEX or USMLE?
    No, but it is required that all exams be passed on first attempt.
  • Do I have to have my Step 2 scores uploaded before being offered an interview?
    No. While Step 2 scores are not required for the interview process, it is required to have completion before your medical school graduation.
  • Do you accept international medical graduates in your program?
  • Do you sponsor visas?
    Only J1 visas are sponsored.
  • Do you require US clinical experience?
    No, but it is preferred.
  • Do you have open PGY2 -4 positions?
    Not at this time.
  • Do you offer externships or observerships?
    No, IU School of Medicine does not offer these experiences.
  • What is your graduation cut-off date?
    No more than five years post-graduation.

Residency at IU School of Medicine

Additional information about applying for residency at IU School of Medicine and details on employment are available through the Office of GME. This office serves as the human resource office for residents and fellows. In collaboration with the school’s affiliated hospitals throughout Indiana, the Office of GME provides administrative guidance and professional development for program directors, faculty, residents, fellows and coordinators to enhance administrative expertise toward fulfilling state and national requirements for ACGME, NRMP and other specialty organizations.

Office of GME