How to Apply

Application deadline

  • November 1, 2022

Application format

Interview dates

  • November 18, 2022
  • December 2, 2022
  • December 9, 2022
  • January 6, 2023

Position availability

  • Our 5-year program includes 4 categorical positions per PGY level, 6 preliminary intern positions, and 1 or 2 PGY-2 preliminary positions.

Application requirements

  • Dean's letter
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certification, if applicable
  • Personal statement
  • Transcript
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 scores
  • 3 letters of recommendation

Documents and links

If you have questions or concerns, please email Amy Davis, General Surgery Residency Program Coordinator, at

We look forward to meeting you in the near future.

Diversity and inclusion

Our program strongly supports and promotes the Graduate Medical Education (GME) and Dartmouth Health missions on diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging.

Please see the following links for additional information: