October Illuminator — Policies for Interviewers and Protecting Against Unfilled Positions

October 5, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator features Match policies for interviewers and a new violation report form for applicants. It also explains how to revert/donate positions during the Match to minimize the number of unfilled positions and highlights ranking tips. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read the […]

Medical Specialties Matching Program Ranking Now Open

October 4, 2017 Ranking is now open for the Medical Specialties Matching Program fellowship Match. Ranking resources: Applicants | Programs Create your rank order list

Quota Change Deadline Oct. 4 for Colon & Rectal Surgery, Medical Genetics, Sleep Medicine, and Spinal Cord Injury

October 4, 2017 Today at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time is the Quota Change Deadline for Colon & Rectal Surgery, Medical Genetics, Sleep Medicine, and Spinal Cord Injury Medicine fellowship programs. Be sure the number of positions in the Match is accurate. View quota change resources | Check and update quota

Pediatric Specialties and Rehabilitation Medicine Registration Open

September 27, 2017 Pediatric Specialties Fall Match and Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship Matches are now open for registration. Registration resources: Applicants | Programs and Institutions Register now

Ranking is Open for Adolescent Medicine, Medical Toxicology, and Headache Medicine

September 20, 2017 Ranking is now open for the Adolescent Medicine, Medical Toxicology, and Headache Medicine Fellowship Matches. Ranking resources: Applicants | Programs Create and certify your rank order list

Registration is Open for 2018 Main Residency Match

September 15, 2017 Registration has opened in the Registration, Ranking, and Results (R3) system for the 2018 Main Residency Match. Registration resources: Applicants | Programs, Institutions, Medical Schools Register now

Ranking Tips for Fellowship Match Participants

September 14, 2017 Applicants The matching algorithm attempts to place you in the most preferred program possible, so be sure to rank programs in order of YOUR TRUE PREFERENCE and not where you think you will match. Go for your “reach” program. Rank only those programs where you are able and would be happy to […]

Ranking Open for Colon & Rectal Surgery, Medical Genetics, Sleep Medicine, and Spinal Cord Injury

September 13, 2017 Ranking is now open for the Colon & Rectal Surgery, Medical Genetics, Sleep Medicine, and Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowship Matches. Resources: Applicants | Programs

Be Prepared for Match Registration

September 12, 2017 To participate in a Match, applicants must use the NRMP’s secure Registration, Ranking, and Results (R3®) system to register and create a Username and Password. The R3 system can be accessed directly or by clicking the orange “LOGIN/REGISTER” button at the top of the screen. Applicants who participated in a previous Match […]

Resources for Match Registration

September 11, 2017 The NRMP has created information to assist participants, from required ID numbers and tips to step-by-step instructions for Match registration. Learn more: Applicants | Programs, Institutions, Schools