International Admissions

As one of the United States’ most global universities, the University at Buffalo is home to more than 4,500 students from 110 countries. We value international students as members of our community and will provide outstanding support services for you.

Apply Online

Apply online to the four-year Internal Medicine/General Preventive Medicine Residency Program through ERAS. You will also need to register with the National Resident Matching Program.

Learn more about the combined residency application process.


  • Apply by Dec. 1


  • A doctor of medicine degree
  • Pending certification in the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduate (ECFMG) at the time of application. All applicants must be ECFMG-certified prior to interviewing with the program.
  • Scores of 90 and above on both the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 and Step 2