All In Policy for Fellowships

July 14, 2016 NRMP allows Fellowship Match sponsors to voluntarily implement the All In Policy, which requires programs participating in the Match to register and attempt to fill all positions in the Match. Adult Infectious Diseases, Medical Genetics, Nephrology, and Sleep Medicine have voluntarily instituted the All In Policy. The NRMP online resource page explains […]

July Illuminator Available Online

July 5, 2016 This issue of The Match Illuminator features information about the NRMP’s 2017 stakeholder conference, a new All In Policy resource page for Fellowship Matches, and the NRMP’s presentation at the AAMC Group on Student Affairs meeting in St. Louis. It also presents the new members of the NRMP Board of Directors and […]

Read the June Illuminator

June 3, 2016 This issue of The Match Illuminator provides a first look at the NRMP’s 2017 stakeholder conference. It also highlights recent Match policy changes approved by the NRMP Board of Directors and the launch of the NRMP Fellowship Program Director Survey. You also can download Match reports, share graduation and start of training […]

IMPORTANT NOTICE! Policy Changes Implemented by NRMP Board of Directors

May 20, 2016 Print version At its May 2016 Annual Meeting, the NRMP Board of Directors addressed a variety of issues related to the Main Residency Match and the Specialties Matching Service: Couples’ Rank Order Lists When participating in the Match as a couple, partners create pairs of programs on their primary rank order lists […]

Changing and Re-Certifying a Rank Order List

May 20, 2016 Changes can be made to a certified list, but lists must be re-certified prior to the applicable Rank Order List Deadline. Please note the web-based R3 system does not retain previous versions of a program’s ROL, and the NRMP does not add, delete, or in any way modify a ROL either before […]

Resource Highlight: Reversions

May 20, 2016 The NRMP’s R3 system offers institutions the option to revert, or donate, unfilled positions in one program to another during the matching process. If a donor program does not fill its quota, a designated number equal to or less than the quota can be added automatically to the quota of a receiver […]

Read the May Issue of the Illuminator

May 10, 2016 This issue of The Match Illuminator features the Results and Data Book for the 2016 Main Residency Match and highlights ranking and reversion resources for fellowship programs. Two Rank Order List Deadlines for seven Fellowship Matches occur this month, so be sure to review the Upcoming Dates section to the left. The […]

2016 Length of Rank Order Lists Report Released

May 6, 2016 Learn what the average length of rank order lists (ROLs) was for matched and unmatched applicants and for filled and unfilled programs in the Main Residency Match from 2002 through 2016. The data show that matched applicants and filled programs consistently have longer ROLs than unmatched applicants and unfilled programs. Impact of Length […]

April Match Data Issue of Illuminator Released

April 6, 2016 Welcome to the annual Match data issue featuring results from the 2016 Main Residency Match, the largest and one of the most successful on record. We also highlight the highly successful joint Match Week marketing campaign with the AAMC and AMA, as well as release of the Specialties Matching Service (SMS) Results […]

NRMP 2015 Annual Report

March 29, 2016 We are pleased to announce the release of the NRMP 2015 Annual Report. The report summarizes the NRMP’s growth and achievements over the past year and its continued success in delivering a strong Matching Program. Among our accomplishments in 2015: the Main Residency Match and Specialties Matching Service placed record numbers of applicants in […]