How to Apply

Positions are filled through the National Residency Match Program and personal interviews are required.Residency Program Track Trail Event

We screen candidates’ applications before inviting individuals to schedule interviews, and we participate in the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS) After screening, we will offer face-to-face interviews to candidates whose abilities, personal interests and needs best match Meritus’s philosophy and curriculum. Interviews begin in early October, and are conducted through the end of January each year. Spouses or significant others are welcome and are encouraged to join the applicant for dinner the night before the interview.

Complete applications consist of all of the following:

  • A Dean’s letter of recommendation
  • A transcript of medical school course work
  • Completed application forms
  • Three letters of recommendation from clinical faculty
  • An interview

Each year the core program has 6 spots.

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For international graduates, we accept J-1 Visas, but do not sponsor any other visas status at present.

Medical Student Audition Rotations

Audition rotations are recommended for those interested in the family medicine residency program. Meritus Family Medicine Residency is offering a limited number of two-week rotations at this time and these are available September through November only.

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If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact our Program Coordinator,

Stacy Gunder
11110 Medical Campus Drive, Suite 200
Hagerstown, MD 21742