University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


Residency Training Application Process

*Please note that the application process for the ZPP anatomic residency program is different from that of the anatomic and clinical residency program in Urbana. Please refer to the information provided on the ZPP resident information page.


In general, announcements for applications for the residency are made during the summer and application deadlines occur in the fall. Announcements are typically made through the ACVP website. Applications to the clinical and anatomic pathology programs in Urbana occur through the graduate school application system, a link for which will be provided in the residency application announcement. Required application materials include: letter of intent, transcripts, CV, and TOEFL score (if applicable).The deadline for applications will be included in the announcement (ignore the general application deadlines for pathobiology graduate students).


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Emergency Contacts

Please call 217-333-1620,

select option #1 for the

VDL On-Call Pathologist.