How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in the Family Medicine Residency of Western Montana! Please see below for our program's application and eligibility requirements. 

Interviews for 2023-24 will be held both in-person and virtually.

We receive all applications through ERAS. If you apply for the Kalispell track, you will interview with both Missoula and Kalispell. 

Our Missoula interview days are:

Tuesday, 10/17 – Virtual
Tuesday 10/31 – Virtual
Thursday 11/2 – In Person
Thursday 11/9 – In Person
Tuesday 11/14 – In Person
Thursday 11/16 – In Person
Tuesday 11/21 – Virtual
Thursday 11/30 – In Person
Tuesday 12/5 – Virtual
Thursday 12/7 – In Person
Thursday 12/14 – In Person
Thursday 12/21 – In Person
Thursday 1/4 – Virtual

Our Kalispell interview days are:

Monday 10/30 - Virtual
Friday 11/10 – In Person
Monday 11/13 – In Person
Friday 12/1 – In Person
Friday 12/8 – In Person
Monday 12/11 – Virtual
Friday 12/15 – In Person
January 1/5 – Virtual


Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident - we do not sponsor visas
  • Fourth Year Medical Student or Graduate from LCME accredited Medical School or COCA accredited DO school
  • If you are an international graduate, we prefer that you be ECFMG certified prior to submission of application
  • No more than one USMLE or COMLEX exam failure preferred
  • Preferred graduation within 6 months of residency matriculation
  • Applications must be received no later than November 15

Application Requirements

Please make sure that your application shows the reason that you would be a good fit for the mission of our program. 

  • Common Application Form through ERAS
  • Personal Statement
  • Official Medical School Transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation (one must be from a U.S. Family Medicine Physician)
  • USMLE or COMLEX scores
  • ECFMG Certificate if an International Medical Graduate
  • Dean’s Letter