Incoming Residents

Aerial view of Geffen Hall

Welcome to UCLA 

The next phase of your medical career starts now 

Residency and fellowship training is an exciting step in your medical career, and we are delighted you’ve decided to take that next step in one of our programs. We look forward to watching you grow your skills as you also grow closer to patients, colleagues, and the broader UCLA community. 

A DGSOM resident on Geffen Hall stairs

New Resident Checklist 

 

See information for International Medical Graduates (PDF) 

Quick Links 

Life at UCLA 

Transform your post-Match jitters into excitement by getting a taste of what to expect when you start your training at UCLA.

Your Training Sites

Our affiliated top-ranked hospitals and clinical sites serve one of the most diverse patient populations in the country.

Residents on the roof of Ronald Reagan Medical Center
UCLA researchers collaborate in a shared space

Opportunity

Pursue basic science, clinical, and health services research with national leaders.

See career development opportunities
DGSOM community members at the Minority Health Organization Gala

Community

We support each other and share a commitment to making things better.

See GME contacts
Sunrise over Los Angeles

Culture

Los Angeles is a single city that offers a global range of experiences.

Find your LA

Excellence in Teaching with Humanism Award

This award, created and presented by the DGSOM medical student body, recognizes residents and fellows who model exemplary behavior toward medical students and other members of the health care team.

See award winners