Ob/Gyn Residency

The Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Washington University School of Medicine is a fast-paced four year program that provides a broad range of educational, surgical and research opportunities for the motivated candidate. These are provided in an environment of state-of-the art care, supportive supervision and camaraderie among residents.

With its nationally renowned faculty and four busy affiliated hospitals, the residency offers candidates the opportunity to graduate among the most well educated, experienced and capable practitioners in the country.


Our residents are competitive for the field’s most highly sought after fellowships, with over 50% of graduating residents pursuing a subspecialty fellowship. Residents are also successful in securing a variety of academic generalist or private practice positions.

Application process

Medical school graduates can enter the Obstetrics and Gynecology residency program immediately after graduation, applying through ERAS or ECFMG.

How to apply

Ranked by Doximity as a top 10 ob/gyn residency, our program offers you exceptional training, superior post-training prospects, and a living environment in St. Louis that is among the most comfortable and affordable in the country.

We encourage you to visit with us and consider Washington University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology for your residency experience.