Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas
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Pediatric Residency Program
How to Apply

Application and Interview Information


Applicants for the PGY-1 level are selected through the National Residency Match Program. All applications should be submitted through ERAS. (

Our ACGME program identification number is 320-48-21-421.

The following should be included in your application:

  • Personal statement
  • MSPE (Dean's letter)
  • Three letters of recommendation from faculty members with whom you have worked
  • Medical school transcript(s)
  • USMLE or COMLEX scores (Step I and Step II, when available).
  • ECFMG Certification (if applicable) - candidates will only be invited to interview if ECFMG certified
  • Applicants must either be a US Citizen, permanent resident or have an EAD card.


After review of application materials, qualified applicants will be contacted by our program to schedule an interview.  We conduct interviews from mid-October through mid-December (no interviews are conducted during the Thanksgiving/Christmas holidays). The interview day will begin at approximately 8 a.m. and end around 2 p.m. The interview day includes:  interviews with the program director and/or associate program director as well as faculty, attending morning report, lunch with residents and a tour of Dell Children's Medical Center.

We appreciate your interest in our program. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions about our application/interview process.

Contact Us

Emily Hall
Pediatric Program Coordinator
Email UT Southwestern Austin Pediatrics