Thank you for your interest in pursuing residency or fellowship training at the University of Washington. Please refer to the resources below to learn more about our graduate medical education training programs and specific program application requirements.
Eligibility, Selection and Application Requirements
UW Appointment Contracts and Benefits Information
The RFPA is the agreement between individual residents and fellows and the University of Washington. All residents and fellows sign this agreement. The RFPA for academic year 2019-2020 will be available in mid-January 2019.
UWHA Contract (Effective 11/1/16 – 6/ 30/ 2019)
The University of Washington Housestaff Association (UWHA) is the certified labor union and exclusive bargaining representative for the majority of residents and fellows in the UW School of Medicine (UW SOM) and in the UW School of Dentistry (UW SOD). The UWHA Contract was ratified November 1, 2016, and will be in effect through June 30, 2019. Negotiations for the new 3 year contract will begin in January 2019.
- UWHA Bargaining Unit Summary – Who is covered by the contract?
Stipend Schedule for UWHA Members (effective November 1, 2016, Current stipends through June 30, 2019.)
This document is intended to help clarify where to find information about different benefits and provisions outlined in the RFPA and CBA.
This document summarizes the various benefits that UW provides to employees.