Read the March Illuminator

Match Week for the 2016 Main Residency Match is two weeks away, and this issue highlights Match Week and SOAP resources, how your school or institution can join the Match Week celebration, and the NRMP’s biennial Program Director Survey. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the March 2016 Illuminator

Fellowship Matches: Download Your Program Match Reports Before It’s Too Late!

Match reports are not available in the R3 system forever, so consider downloading program reports on Match Day or soon thereafter for archival purposes. Reports are accessible from the “My Reports” link located in the left menu bar or at the top right of the Match Hope Page in the R3 system.

NRMP Published in JGME: Behaviors of Unmatched IMGs

The NRMP has published an article in the December 2015 issue of the Journal of Graduate Medical Education. The article, entitled “Understanding the Interview and Ranking Behaviors of Unmatched International Medical Students and Graduates in the 2013 Main Residency Match”, examines differences in interview and ranking behaviors between matched and unmatched international medical school graduates […]

NRMP President/CEO Presents at the AAMC Annual Meeting

In November, NRMP President and CEO Mona M. Signer gave a presentation at the 2015 AAMC Annual Meeting in Baltimore, MD. Main Residency Match trend data was presented along with information about new features on the public websites. View NRMP’s presentation

Interview Resources for Programs and Applicants

We hope the interview season is off to a great start. Here are some resources to assist you through the process: What Programs Should Tell Interviewees Communication Code of Conduct Statement on Professionalism Violation Case Summaries Waiver Case Summaries 2015 NRMP Applicant Survey Match Data Reports Applicant Match Tips Program Rating and Interview Scheduling Manager […]

October Illuminator is Out!

The October issue of the NRMP’s monthly e-newsletter, The Match Illuminator, is now available. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. This month we feature revamped resources for preparing rank order lists and showcase the 2015 Applicant Survey Report and other interview resources for applicants and programs. We also are pleased to announce […]

2015 NRMP Applicant Survey

This report presents the results of selected items from the 2015 NRMP Applicant Survey. The report documents factors that applicants weigh in selecting programs (1) at which to interview and (2) to rank in the Main Residency Match. Data are reported for 20 specialties. Results of the 2015 NRMP Applicant Survey (PDF, 173 pages)

Press Release: NRMP Releases Results and Data: 2015 Residency Match – Record Number of Positions Filled

The NRMP Main Residency Match final data results for 2015 show 30,035 positions filled for a position fill rate of 99.4 percent. Washington, D.C., May 27, 2015 – Today the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP®) released its Results and Data Book for the 2015 Main Residency Match®. A record-number 30,212 positions were placed in the […]

NRMP CEO Mona Signer Presentation to GSA Spring Meetings

The NRMP® is pleased to announce the availability of NRMP CEO Mona Signer’s Group on Student Affairs (GSA) spring meeting presentation. Download the presentation to view Main Residency Match® trend data, information about the competitiveness of the Match, and changes to the 2016 Match Week schedule.

Released! Data on 2015 Rank Order List Length

Learn what the average length of rank order lists was for matched and unmatched applicants and for filled and unfilled programs in the Main Residency Match. Matched applicants and filled programs consistently have longer ROLs than unmatched applicants and unfilled programs. Impact of Length of Rank Order List on Match Results 2015