NRMP News

Press Release: NRMP to Host National Conference

Stakeholders to Examine Transition from Medical School to Residency Washington, D.C., September 17, 2015 –The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) is pleased to announce its inaugural conference, Transition to Residency: Conversations Across the Medical Education Continuum, taking place October 1 -3, 2015 at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA. Program directors, teaching hospital administrators, […]

Press Release: 2010-2014 NRMP Progress Report

The NRMP has released a progress report for 2010-2014 and an accompanying timeline infographic and press release. The Match has undergone considerable change in the past five years. New resources, redesigned technology, and targeted communications have enhanced the Matching Program and provided value for constituents. Read 2010-2014 NRMP Progress Report View Progress Report timeline infographic […]

Press Release: NRMP Board of Directors Elects New Leadership and Members at its May 2015 Meeting

The National Resident Matching Program (NRMP®) Board of Directors welcomes a new Chair and elects new officers and members for terms commencing July 1. The National Resident Matching Program Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Maria C. Savoia, M.D., Dean of Medical Education at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine, will […]

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.

New NRMP Statement on Single Match

At its May 4, 2015 meeting, the National Resident Matching Program Board of Directors adopted a statement about whether a single Match will result from the single accreditation system for graduate medical education programs in the U.S. to be conducted under the aegis of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. Read the NRMP Statement on Single […]

ASN Announces All In Policy For Nephrology Match

ASN has notified NRMP it will implement an All In Policy for Nephrology programs participating in the 2015 Medical Specialties Matching Program for the 2016 appointment year. Read ASN All In Policy letter

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

Press Release: 2015 Residency Match Largest on Record with More Than 41,000 Applicants Vying for Over 30,000 Residency Positions in 4,756 Programs

Nearly 17,000 U.S. allopathic medical school students are finding out where they will train at Match Day ceremonies across the nation today. Washington, D.C., March 20, 2015 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) announced today the results of what has turned out to be the largest Main Residency Match® in NRMP history. Nearly 17,000 […]

Press Release: NRMP to Release Results for More Than 40,000 Physician Residency Applicants on March 20

U.S. allopathic medical school seniors and other applicants participating in the 2015 Main Residency Match® will learn on Friday, March 20, from the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) where they will train for the next three to seven years. Read press release | View Match data reports