Residency Programs

The UA Department of Family and Community Medicine has been providing excellence in resident training for more than 40 years. We offer two unique, separately-accredited Family Medicine Residency programs. Residents enjoy clinical medicine and clinical research opportunities, numerous fellowship and advanced degree programs, excellent benefits and a diverse and talented faculty.

Please note, if you want to apply to both residencies, you must apply to each one separately, using their unique ERAS IDs.

ALVERNON fAMILY Medicine Residency 

The mission of our residency program is to prepare full-spectrum physicians to provide excellent family-centered, community-responsive care with an emphasis on diverse and underserved populations.

ERAS ID: University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson Program
ACGME #: 1200312032

SOUTH CAMPUS FAMILY Medicine Residency


* Founded to train full-spectrum family physicians to be able to serve the medically underserved and rural areas of Arizona
Mandatory rural rotations in Arizona (16 weeks minimum over the 3 years)
* Strong and busy inpatient experience
* Optional robust Global Health Track; interdisciplinary Health Care Disparities/Medical Spanish Distinction Track, and Integrative Medicine Track

ERAS ID: University of Arizona College of Medicine at South Campus Program
​ACGME #: 1200331692

Living in Tucson

Tucson, Arizona is an easy 1.5 hour drive south of Phoenix and about an hour north of the US-Mexico border. Although it feels like a small town, Tucson boasts many highlights of a large city. With mild winters and bearable summers, hiking, cycling, and various outdoor activities are possible year-round.

Living in Tucson