NRMP News

SOAP FAQs for Applicants and Programs Available

View and download frequently asked questions about the Match Week Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program® (SOAP®). SOAP FAQs for Applicants | SOAP FAQs for Programs

President/CEO Mona Signer Presents at AAMC 2014 Annual Meeting

NRMP President and CEO Mona Signer presented last month at the Association of American Medical Colleges’ 2014 Annual Meeting.  The presentation focused on the perceived competitiveness of the Main Residency Match and highlighted proposed changes to Match Week in 2016 and findings from the 2014 Program Director Survey.

NRMP announces call for Nominations

The NRMP is accepting nominations for four seats on its Board of Directors.  Terms commence July 1, 2015.  NRMP is looking for One Director Two Physician Resident or Fellows Directors (one of which must be a graduate of an international medical school) One Student Director Please view member qualifications to learn what NRMP Board is […]

Match Registration Tutorial for Applicants Now Available!

Ready to register for a Match?  View this quick tutorial for an introduction to the NRMP’s secure Registration, Ranking, and Results (R3) system and a step-by-step demonstration on how to complete the registration process.  If viewing from an IPad or IPhone, please visit our Tutorials page for the link.

Charting Outcomes in the Match is Here!

NRMP is proud to publish Charting Outcomes in the Match for the 2014 Main Residency Match.  The report documents how applicant qualifications affect Match success and examines twelve measures, including the number of contiguous ranks and distinct specialties ranked, USMLE scores, and the numbers of research, work, and volunteer experiences.

Main Match Program and Institution Checklists Available!

NRMP has created checklists for programs and institutions that highlight the steps necessary to ensure a seamless and successful Match experience.  We hope you find them useful! Main Residency Match Program Checklist Main Residency Match Institution Checklist  

2014 Program Director Survey Report Now Available!

Results of the 2014 Program Director Survey include data for 22 specialties and examine the factors used by program directors to select applicants to interview and rank.

NRMP Board of Directors Elects New Members

At its May 2014 meeting, the NRMP Board of Directors elected three new members, including a student, a resident physician, and a well-known Pediatrician.  Read about their accomplishments in the press release – NRMP Board of Directors Elects New Members at its May 2014 Meeting

NRMP Executive Director Mona Signer Presents at 2014 National GSA Meeting

The slides highlight Main Residency Match trends, Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program data, and upcoming publications, including findings from the 2014 Program Director Survey.

2014 Results and Data Book Available!

The Results and Data Book for the 2014 Main Residency Match now is available. The 2014 Match offered 29,671 PGY-1 and PGY-2 positions, 500 more than in 2013 and an all-time high. Match rates increased for nearly all participant groups, including U.S. allopathic seniors, U.S. graduates, osteopathic students and graduates, and international medical school students […]