Doctor Montage

95% US residency placement rate for graduates over the last five years​1

930+ US residencies in 20242

Accepting applications for August 2024 and beyond, with opportunities to start in August, January or April.

1Average of 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and 2024 residency placement rates. Residency placement rate is defined as the total number of students/graduates who obtained a US residency divided by the total number of students/graduates who applied to a US residency program in a given year as of March 2024.

2Data as of March 2024.

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SGU offers flexible start terms in August, January, and April so that you can pursue your dreams of becoming a doctor at a time that works best for you.

Apply to SGU, The Largest Provider Of Doctors Into First-Year US Residencies For The Last Ten Years. 3

3As the medical school graduating the largest number of students per year, SGU places the largest number of graduates into residency programs each year, based on internal SGU graduate/expected graduate and residency placement data as of March 2024.


Complete an Application

Apply online with SGU’s online application or you can apply by uploading a copy of your completed AMCAS or AACOMAS application.

Your essay and the optional essay can be a pivotal factor in your application. These essays are your chance to show the SGU Faculty Student Selection Committee that you have what it takes to be a physician. Use your optional essay to address any areas of your academic performance that may need explanation.


Submit your Supporting Materials


Request official copies of transcripts from all colleges and universities that you have attended. Official transcripts can be submitted via email or by mail.


  • Your verified AMCAS/AACOMAS alone is sufficient for an initial review for an interview.
  • Transcripts will be required for a final decision.
  • For unverified AMCAS/AACOMAS, you will need to submit your transcripts to be reviewed for an interview.

Letters of Recommendation

We require two letters of recommendations. Letters can be emailed, sent via Interfolio, or by mail.

MCAT Scores

Send SGU your MCAT scores electronically by logging into your AAMC account.

Our school code: 21303.

Join a Network of 22,000+ MD Grads4

SGU strives to be at the forefront of medical training so doctors can thrive in the medical world. We seek to provide students with the best learning environment and support services. Choose SGU and become part of a community committed to transforming healthcare worldwide.

4Based on the number of students who have completed the Doctor of Medicine program from 1981-2023.


USMLE Step 1 pass rate for first-time test-takers over the last five years

Total results from the five calendar years 2018-2022. First-time pass rate is defined as the number of US students (US citizens/permanent residents) passing USMLE Step 1 on their first attempt divided by the total number of US students taking USMLE Step 1 for the first time within the given time range. In order to be certified to take USMLE Step 1, students are required to pass all basic sciences courses.


USMLE Step 2CK pass rate for first-time test-takers over the last five years

Total results from the five academic years 2019-2023. First-time pass rate is defined as the number of US students passing USMLE Step 2 CK on their first attempt divided by the total number of US students taking USMLE Step 2 CK for the first time. USMLE Step 2 CK is typically taken upon completion of third-year core clinical rotations.


Hospitals and health systems in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom offer clinical and ambulatory training and support

Dean Letter

Read about SGU’s re-accreditation and approvals in a letter from the Dean of the School of Medicine

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Support and Preparation Beginning Day One

At SGU, you’re an essential part of our University family. We teach our curriculum in small group settings, encouraging and supporting you to develop critical thinking skills. Working directly with our faculty, we provide you the tools to help you become a successful physician.

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Find Your Passion

Clinical rotations play an integral role in helping you determine what you want to do for your residency, and where you want to train. With relationships with over 75 hospitals, SGU offers you the opportunity to experience many different types of specialties, as well as providing valuable training with real patients.

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Modern Campus

Our 42-acre Grenada campus is purpose-built for a safe, comfortable learning environment, with all of the amenities you’d find at home. Student wellness is at the heart of our campus with a brand new 8,400 square foot fitness center, a 24-hour medical clinic, and round-the-clock private security.

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Hear from St. Georges University Graduates

Akosua Ayesu-Offei

“My time at SGU was an amazing experience. I felt fully supported throughout my whole entire journey and I couldn’t be more grateful to SGU for giving me this opportunity. My time on the island was an experience I wouldn’t trade for anything and I’m thankful for the lifelong friendships I made and the memories I’ll hold with me for the rest of my life.”

Akosua Ayesu-Offei
SGU, MD’22
United States

Julie Hansen

“I believe SGU was my ticket to everything! SGU gave me the foundation and tools necessary to achieve my goals. Aside from academics, SGU offered me research opportunities starting in Term 2. This allowed me to work with Dr. Paul Fields for a year and a half on initiating and gaining approval for three clinical trials.”

Julie Hansen
SGU, MD’22
United States

Your dream of becoming a doctor is within reach.


Start your journey toward becoming a doctor. We offer rolling admissions for our August, January, and April classes.

Find out how to start medical school by filling out this form. One of our current students or admission officers will contact you with additional information.


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Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to Submit MCAT Examination Scores with My Application?

US applicants must submit a Medical School Admissions Test (MCAT) score as part of their application.

When is the MCAT being administered?

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) selects about 20 MCAT test dates each year, and they are all between the months of January through Sepetmber to fit in the US medical school application cycle. To see the dates and to register for the exam, please visit the US MCAT calendar on the AAMC website.

For more information about SGU’s School of Medicine, please visit our FAQ page.

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