Contact Us: 734-712-3456

All eligible candidates for our the Transitional Year residency program must have:

  • graduated from medical school within 12 months of application
  • USMLE test scores for both parts 1 and 2 of at least 210 or greater on first attempt
    or COMLEX test scores of at least 520 or greater preferred
  • completed at least three months of clinical rotations in a US hospital

International medical graduates must be eligible for ECFMG certification and hold valid ECFMG certificate at start of residency.  Must be eligible to work in the United States.  We do not sponsor any visa type.

Application to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital's Transitional Residency Program may be made through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). For more information on the ERAS application process, please visit their website at

Please note the following NRMP numbers when selecting our program:
Transitional Year Program NRMP number is 1292999P0.

For further information regarding the application process or the Transitional Year Program, please contact:

Sarah Paschke
Residency Program Coordinator

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
Reichert Health Center
5333 McAuley Drive
Suite 3009
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-0995
Phone: 734-712-5563
Fax: 734-712- 5583