Match Participation Agreements and Policies

Know the Rules

All Match participants must electronically sign the Match Participation Agreement as part of the registration process. The NRMP Match Participation Agreements and Policies are designed to ensure a fair and equitable matching process for all participants.

MATCH PARTICIPATION AGREEMENTS

Institutions

  • Download Match Participation Agreement for Institutions for all Matches Opening after June 30, 2016
  • Download Match Participation Agreement for Institutions for all Matches Opening after June 30, 2015

Main Residency Match®

  • Download Match Participation Agreement for Applicants and Programs
  • Download Match Participation Agreement for Medical Schools

Specialties Matching Service®

  • Download Specialties Matching Service Match Participation Agreement between Applicants and Programs for all Matches Opening after June 30, 2016
  • Download Specialties Matching Service Match Participation Agreement between Applicants and Programs for all Matches Opening after June 30, 2015

NRMP Policies