National Resident Matching Program

Fair, Equitable, Efficient, Transparent, and Reliable

The NRMP uses a mathematical algorithm to place applicants into residency and fellowship positions. Research on the algorithm was the basis for awarding the 2012 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.

NRMP’s Main Residency Match Program Directory

Explore the over 6,000 PGY-1 and PGY-2 programs participating in the Main Residency Match.

The Main Residency Match Will Open on September 16, 2024

First-time and returning participants will find useful resources throughout our site.

Match Data

Browse NRMP’s data, including Match results, program outcomes, placement rates and survey results for the Main Residency Match, SOAP and Fellowship Matches.