International Medical Graduates

Our residency program welcomes applications from International Medical Graduates (IMGs).

All IMG applicants must adhere to the following requirements, in addition to the eligibility requirements described on the “Application Info” page. 

  • ECFMG certification is required by start of residency
  • US citizenship, legal residency certification (green card) or eligibility for a J-1 visa through the ECFMG*

*The Sea Mar Marysville FMR is willing to accept visas for non-US IMGs. We only do this for applicants participating in the ECFMG Exchange Visitor Sponsorship Program.

Helpful Links for IMGs:

American Medical Association – Department of IMG Services:

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates: