NRMP News

NEW VIDEO – How the Matching Algorithm Works

June 15, 2017 The NRMP has created a new video about how the matching algorithm processes applicant and program rank order lists to create matches. Watch video  

Go Mobile with NRMP!

June 12, 2017 The NRMP is pleased to announce the launch in mid-June of new, mobile-friendly versions of its public website and the Registration, Ranking, and Results (R3) system. Navigation has been streamlined, but the new websites will have all the same resources and will be accessible from any type of device – smartphone, tablet, […]

June Illuminator — Go Mobile with NRMP, GSA Presentation Now Available

June 6, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator features information about the launch of new, mobile-friendly NRMP websites. It also includes a link to NRMP’s GSA presentation, a reminder to download Match reports, and tips for sharing photos of new resident orientation and the start of a new training year. The Illuminator is a resource for program, […]

NRMP GSA Presentation Available Online

May 22, 2017 NRMP President and CEO Mona M. Signer’s presentation at the Group on Student Affairs meeting in April is now available online. View and download

2018 Main Residency Match Calendar Posted

May 12, 2017 Mark your calendars! Important dates for the 2018 Main Residency Match have been posted. View the 2018 calendar

May Illuminator: Final Details on Conference, Tips for Certifying a Rank Order List

May 5, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator features the Results and Data Book for the 2017 Main Residency Match. It also provides final details about the NRMP national stakeholder conference, tips on certifying rank order lists, and how to share graduation photos with the GME community. The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, and school Match participants. Read […]

Press Release: NRMP 2017 Main Residency Match Report Shows Record-High 31,554 Positions Filled

Washington, D.C., May 1, 2017 – The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) has released the Results and Data Book for the 2017 Main Residency Match®, the system through which U.S. and international medical school students and graduates obtain residency positions in United States teaching institutions. The Match included a record-high 43,157 registered applicants and 31,757 positions. When the […]

April Illuminator: Main Residency Match Advance Data Tables, Ranking Tips for Fellowships

April 4, 2017 This issue of The Match Illuminator provides links to the Advance Data Tables and other Match outcome information. It also highlights the joint NRMP, AMA, AAMC Match Week celebration, upcoming stakeholder conference deadlines, and tips for the Fellowship Matches creating rank order lists this month.The Illuminator is a resource for program, institution, […]

Press Release: 2017 NRMP Main Residency Match the Largest Match on Record

More than 43,000 applicants registered and more than 31,000 positions offered. Washington, D.C., March 17, 2017 – Today the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) announced the results of the 2017 Main Residency Match®, the largest in its history. A record-high 35,969 U.S. and international medical school students and graduates vied for 31,757 positions, the most […]

Press Release: NRMP 2017 Main Residency Match Expected to be Largest in History

Thousands of resident physician applicants to learn their future during NRMP Match Week. Washington, D.C., March 8, 2017 – March 13-17, 2017 is Match Week for the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP®) 2017 Main Residency Match®. During Match Week, thousands of medical school students and graduates in the United States (U.S.) and around the world […]