University of Wisconsin–Madison

Application Process

September 4, 2024 Applicants may begin submitting MyERAS applications to programs at 9:00 a.m. ET.
September 25, 2024 Residency programs may begin reviewing MyERAS application and MPSEs at 9:00 a.m. ET.


  • The application receipt deadline is November 1, 2024.
  • Our department holds five in-person interview sessions each fall/winter.
  • Between 9-12 resident candidates are interviewed each season.
  • Each session is a 1.5-day process that begins with a welcome dinner on the first evening and concludes with interviews the next full day.

2025 Match Day is March 21, 2025. Please note: Before a matched candidate can be hired by UW Hospital in June, the resident must have ALREADY received a passing grade in USMLE Part II (CK and CS).

For more information, please contact our residency program coordinator:

Tara Anderson, C-TAGME
Department of Neurological Surgery

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