Match Week and SOAP Guides

The NRMP has created reference guides with information about Match Week activities, including the Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP). The NRMP recommends that participants print the guide for use during Match Week. Program directors, institutional officials, and school officials should share the guides with participating staff to ensure they understand Match Week and SOAP policies […]

March Illuminator: Match Week Guides, New Fellowship Reports, Conference Agenda

March 3, 2017 Match Week for the Main Residency Match is March 13-17, and this issue of The Match Illuminator announces the availability of new Match Week and SOAP Guides. It also highlights publication of the 2016 NRMP Annual Report, the stakeholder conference agenda, and the availability of new Fellowship Match reports. The NRMP welcomes […]

February Illuminator: Ranking Deadline Resources, New & Improved Fellowship Toolkits

February 2, 2017 February 22 is the Rank Order List Certification Deadline for the Main Residency Match, so this issue of The Match Illuminator features resources for assisting participants with the ranking process. Also highlighted are presentations selected for the NRMP stakeholder conference and new resources in the Fellowship Toolkits. Today, February 1, marks the opening of […]

Ranking Deadline Resources for the Main Residency Match

January 25, 2017 The February 22 Rank Order List Certification Deadline for the 2017 Main Residency Match is less than a month away. Below are resources to assist you through the process: Applicants Create and Certify a Rank Order List Create a ROL as a Couple ROL Tips for Success ROL Policy FAQs Responsibilities of […]

Applicant Ranking Twitter Chat January 24 for Main Residency Match

Have questions about ranking in the Main Residency Match? The NRMP will host a Twitter chat on Tuesday, January 24, from 2:00-3:00 PM Eastern Time. Join by using the #ROL2017 hashtag. The NRMP recommends participants use a service like tchat.io, twubs.com or TweetChat, which makes it easier to follow the conversation.

January Illuminator: Important Residency Match Reminders, Fellowship Results Statistics

January 3, 2017 The January 2017 issue of The Match Illuminator features important reminders for the Main Residency Match. Also highlighted are deadlines for the stakeholder conference and nominations for the NRMP Board of Directors, the availability of Fellowship Match Results Statistics reports on the public website, and the publication in Academic Medicine of an […]

Information for Residency Applicants Participating in Early Matches

December 6, 2016 The NRMP has added a new page to the Main Residency Match Applicant Toolkit for applicants who participate in the NRMP and the American Osteopathic Association, Canadian, Military, Ophthalmology, or Urology Matches. Applicants who obtain a position in an early Match for a full or partial course of training must understand how […]

December Illuminator: Fellowship Match Day Celebrations, NRMP’s AAMC Meeting Presentation Slides

December 2, 2016 The December issue of The Match Illuminator highlights Match Day for three of NRMP’s Fellowship Matches and explains how applicants and programs can celebrate the occasion. Also highlighted are an NRMP stakeholder conference spotlight on New Orleans and a new online resource for residency applicants who participate in the early Matches. Lastly, NRMP President […]

Just Posted: NRMP’s 2016 AAMC Annual Meeting Presentation

November 15, 2016 The NRMP is pleased to announce the availability of NRMP CEO Mona Signer’s presentation from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) 2016 Annual Meeting in Seattle. Download the presentation to view Main Residency Match trend data, information about the competitiveness of the Match, and perspectives on the state of the residency application […]

New FAQ: What To Do If You Do Not Receive Any Residency Interviews

November 7, 2016 FAQ I Have Not Been Offered Any Residency Interviews. What Should I Do? Read FAQ