How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in the Family Medicine Residency of Western Montana! Please see below for our program's application and eligibility requirements. 

All Interviews for 2020-2021 will be held virtually.

We receive all applications through ERAS. If you apply for the Kalispell track, you will interview with both Missoula and Kalispell. Kalispell interviews will take place on the dates below, with two seperate interview sessions occuring each day, 9am-12:30pm and 12:30pm- 4PM.

Our Missoula interview days are:
November 5th
November 10th
November 12th
November 19th
December 3rd
December 8th
December 15th
December 17th
January 5th, 2021
January 12th, 2021
January 14th, 2021
January 19th, 2021
January 28th, 2021
February 2nd, 2021

Our Kalispell interview days are:
November 10th
November 17th
December 15th
January 12th, 2021
January 26th, 2021


Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident - we do not sponsor visas
  • Fourth Year Medical Student or Graduate from LCME accredited Medical School or COCA accredited DO school
  • If you are an international graduate, we prefer that you be ECFMG certified prior to submission of application
  • No more than one USMLE or COMLEX exam failure preferred
  • Preferred graduation within 6 months of residency matriculation
  • Applications must be received no later than November 15

Application Requirements

Please make sure that your application shows the reason that you would be a good fit for the mission of our program. 

  • Common Application Form through ERAS
  • Personal Statement
  • Official Medical School Transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation (one must be from a U.S. Family Medicine Physician)
  • USMLE or COMLEX scores
  • ECFMG Certificate if an International Medical Graduate
  • Dean’s Letter