How to Apply

The Otorhinolaryngology Residency Training positions are offered through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). We exclusively accept applications through Electronic Residency Application Services (ERAS).

Currently, the University of Pennsylvania Department of Otolaryngology Residency Program accepts 5 residents per year.

Candidates must be eligible for medical training licensure in the state of Pennsylvania. Applicants must apply through ERAS by submitting a completed application form, curriculum vitae and personal statement. Medical school transcripts, dean’s letter and three letters of reference should be submitted directly from the medical schools.

Our deadline for receiving applications from ERAS is November 1, 2020 and interviews for candidates are conducted  in December.

  • For applications or more information please go to the ERAS website at and click on ERAS for Applicants.
  • We will hold an information session with Q&A and breakout discussion sessions on September 10, 2020 from 7-8:30 pm.  To register go to:
  • For more information, please contact: Bonnie Rosen
    Manager of Residency, CME, and Special Events
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    3400 Spruce Street, 5th Floor Silverstein
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Phone: 215-662-2137 | Fax: 215-662-4515