2023 Main Residency Match Applicants Calendar

View important dates below, color-coded to show where you are in the Match cycle. Add dates to your personal calendar to keep track of Match deadlines throughout the process.

Process Status
  1. Registration
  2. Ranking
  3. Match Week

Registration Opens

Match Registration opens and you can create your R3 account.

NRMP and ERAS are two separate organizations and you must register for both services.

Standard Registration is available until January 31, 2023.

Standard Registration Deadline

Applicant Standard Registration Deadline for the Match and SOAP.

There is a $50 additional fee for late registration after January 31.

View all Match fees.

Match Week Begins

Applicant match status and program fill status available (by email and R3 system).

2023 Match Week and SOAP Schedule Detail coming soon

Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program Begins

11:00 am ET: SOAP applicants can start preparing applications in the AAMC ERAS® system.

Applicants and their representatives cannot communicate with a program until contacted by that program.

Soap Round 1

Applicants receive Round 1 offers by logging in to R3 system.

11:00 am ET: Applicant deadline to accept/reject Round 1 offers.

List of Unfilled Programs updated in R3 system.

Soap Round 2

Applicants receive Round 2 offers.

2:00 pm ET: Applicant deadline to accept/reject Round 2 offers.

List of Unfilled Programs updated in R3 system.

Soap Round 3

Applicants receive Round 3 offers.

5:00 pm ET: Applicant deadline to accept/reject Round 3 offers.

List of Unfilled Programs updated in R3 system.

Soap Round 4

Applicants receive Round 4 offers.

8:00 pm ET: Applicant deadline to accept/reject Round 4 offers.

9:00 pm ET: SOAP ends with posting of final List of Unfilled Programs in the R3 system.

Match Day Results Release

Applicant Match results available (by email and within the R3 system).

Medical school Match Day ceremonies.

Advance Data Tables available.