We are delighted you are interested in studying Nephrology at Loma Linda University! The Loma Linda University Nephrology program participates in the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). All applicants should submit their application online through the ERAS website

Applications will be reviewed annually starting July 15 of each year, and successful candidates will be invited for interview. Closing date for applications each year is August 31.

When submitting your application packet, please be sure it includes:

  • CV (must account for all time periods since medical school enrollment)
  • Dean's letter (MSPE)
  • Medical School Transcripts
  • Personal Statement
  • Four letters of recommendation (must include IM Program Director Letter)
  • ECFMG Status Report
  • USMLE or COMLEX scores

Applicants also must enroll with NRMP (National Resident Match Program) at

For questions regarding the Nephrology Fellowship, please feel free to contact:

Dottie Acosta
Fellowship Coordinator

Or by mail at:
Nephrology Fellowship Program
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Attn: Dottie Acosta
11234 Anderson Street, Room 1533
Loma Linda, CA 92354