FAQ for Mount Sinai St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Surgery Residency

Q. Is there a minimum USMLE cutoff score?

A. The general surgery residency program is highly competitive. A minimum score of 235 on Step I and II is typical for candidates that are offered an interview. It is expected that Step III will be completed during the first year of residency.

Q. How many letters of recommendations are required?

A. 3 letters are required. A Dean’s letter is also required.

Q. What is the deadline to apply to the program?

A. All applicants must apply through ERAS by October 1, 2017
(no paper documents will be accepted)

Q. How many spaces do you have open for 2017-2018?

A. 10 positions (5 categorical and 5 preliminary)