What is your residency program application deadline?

The deadline for application is November 21st.

What is the cutoff point of year since graduation?

There is no cutoff. If you are not a recent graduate, documentation of recent clinical work and clinical letters of support are recommended.

Does the department of neurology offer pre-match?

A pre-match is not offered.

Does UK GME offer couples matches?

Yes, a couples match is available.

How many residency slots are available?

There are seven positions available in adult neurology for the next academic year and two categorical positions available in child neurology.

How will I know if I have been selected for an interview?

All communication will be sent through Interview Broker. Every application is individually reviewed, so it is unnecessary to contact the neurology education office for application updates. Due to the high volume of application inquiries, voicemails and emails will not be returned.

Does the University of Kentucky sponsor or accept any visas, H1 or J1?

Per UK GME policy, only J1 visas are sponsored. H1 visas are not sponsored. 

To be invited for an interview, is it required that I have my Step 2-CS in hand?

Due to the complications caused by the pandemic, Step 2 is not required to be interviewed.

What are the USMLE Step 1, 2 CK, and 2 CS minimum scores? Is there an attempt limit?

There is no concept of minimum scores. All the applications are reviewed in a holistic manner. 

Is clinical experience within the United States required? If yes, how long?

This type of experience is preferable, but not mandatory.

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