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.
- Match Week
Institution and program users can register their individual user account, sign the Match Participation Agreement, and review program details in the R3 system.
Quota Change Deadline
- Deadline to increase or decrease the number of positions your program desires to fill through the Match.
- Deadline to enter your program’s SOAP participation status.
- Deadline to withdraw your program from the Match.
Support Guide: Changing Quota & Program Details
Soap Round 4
Deadline to certify program preference list for Round 4 offers.
6:00 pm ET: Applicants receive Round 4 offers.
8:00 pm ET: Applicant deadline to accept/reject Round 4 offers.
8:30 pm ET: Programs update their number of remaining unfilled positions on the List of Unfilled Programs.
9:00 pm ET: SOAP ends with posting of final List of Unfilled Programs in the R3 system.