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ERAS Support Services for Applicants

Using MyERAS

The AAMC MyERAS website is the gateway to the entire ERAS application process. Once you have obtained your ERAS Token from ECFMG, you will be able to use MyERAS to:

  • Register using your Token and obtain your AAMC Identification Number
  • Complete and certify your on-line application
  • Create Personal Statements
  • Select and apply to your preferred programs
  • Create and manage your ERAS application and document assignments for all of your programs
  • Track the status of your ERAS application
  • Utilize the MyERAS message center to contact ERAS Support Services at ECFMG
  • The AAMC publishes a series of tutorials on using the MyERAS site. To access these documents, visit Resources on the AAMC website.

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Important Dates:

Labor Day Holiday: ERAS Support Services will close at 2:00 p.m. on September 4 and reopen September 8.

September 15: ERAS Support Services strongly recommends that MSPEs arrive at ECFMG no later than September 15 if submitted electronically through OASIS. This timeline does not apply to international medical schools that are electronically submitting your MSPE through the EMSWP ERAS program. There is a 48 hour turn-around time for MSPEs received through EMSWP ERAS.

September 15: Applicants may begin applying to ACGME-accredited programs through the MyERAS website.

September 15: Registration for the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), or “the Match,” opens at 12:00 noon, Eastern Time in the United States, on the NRMP website.

October 1: MSPEs are released to programs by ERAS.

All times shown are Eastern Time in the United States.

ERAS 2016 Timeline and Fees
ERAS 2016 Repeat Applicants
Using MyERAS
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Supporting documents may take one to two weeks to process once submitted.

Monitor the AAMC’s MyERAS website to track the status of your ERAS application and documents.

ECFMG Certificate Holders Office (ECHO) Resources
Charting Outcomes in the Match for IMGs, a joint report by NRMP and ECFMG
ECFMG Policies and Procedures Regarding Irregular Behavior
Fees and Payment
Contact ERAS Support Services
Last updated May 27, 2015.
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