Applying to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Applicants should apply directly with the program of interest and not through the GME office. Click here for a list of programs with contact information.

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  • Institutional Policy on Eligibility:

  • Medical License Requirement:

    • The Medical Board of California requires that trainees who have had 24 months of training be licensed by the first day of their 25th month of training no matter what year level of training he/she is entering. International Graduates have until the end of the 36th month of training, no matter what year level of training he/she is entering, to become licensed.
  • Acceptable Visa Types:

    • The institution will not sponsor any visas. Only J-1 visas sponsored by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates-Exchange Visitor Sponsorship Program, and the F-1 visa (Optional Practical Training, limited to 12 months) sponsored by the trainee’s medical school are allowed.