Match Application Process

Students will begin the majority of the work for residency application in the third & fourth years.

Fourth Year, 2021-2022:

May 2021:

  • Start Personal Statement drafts

June 2021:

  • ERAS opens for applicants (NRMP and AUA Matches)
  • AUA Urology match information & registration available
  • Military students automatically registered for Army, Air Force and Navy matches

July 2021:

July & August, 2021: virtual personal statement workshops

August 2021:  transcripts scanned in for the SFMP

September 1, 2021:  ERAS is open for application submission to residency programs

September to mid-October, 2021: Review MSPE

September-October, 2021:  Transcripts scanned into ERAS

September  2021: SFMP Ophthalmology target date for application submission

September 15, 2021: NRMP opens for registration

October 2021: Interview Workshop and mock interviews

October  2021:  NRMP Program Directors will be able to download ERAS application information.

October 2021: MSPE submitted for students nationwide in all matches.

November  2021: CaRMS (Canadian Match) opens for application

November 2021-February 2022: NRMP, AUA and SFMP Residency Interviews

December 2021:  Military Match results released

January 2022: Urology Rank Lists due

January  2022:  Ophthalmology Rank Lists due

February  2022:

  • Ophthalmology Match results released
  • Urology Match results released

March 2022:  NRMP Rank Lists due

March  2022:  NRMP Match Day, results released

March  2022:  CaRMS interview period

April  2022: CaRMS Rank Lists due

April 2022:  CaRMS Match results released