Match Application Process

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

Fourth Year, 2024-2025:

May 2024:

  • Start Personal Statement drafts

June 2024:

  • ERAS opens for applicants (NRMP and AUA Matches)
  • AUA Urology match information & registration available
  • The Central Application Service program opens (Plastic Surgery and some Anesthesiology)
  • Military students automatically registered for Army, Air Force and Navy matches

July 2024:

July & August, 2024:  personal statement workshops

August 2024:  transcripts scanned in for the SFMP

September  2024:  ERAS is open for application submission to residency programs

September  2024: CaRMS (Canadian Match) opens for application

September 2024: Review MSPE

September 2024:  Transcripts scanned into ERAS

September 1, 2024: SFMP Ophthalmology target date for application submission

September 15, 2024: NRMP opens for registration

September  2024:  NRMP Program Directors will be able to download ERAS application information.

September 2024: MSPE submitted for students nationwide in all matches.

October 2024: Interview Workshop and mock interviews

October 2024-February 2025: NRMP, AUA and SFMP Residency Interviews

December 2024:  Military Match results released

January 2025: Urology Rank Lists due

January  2025:  Ophthalmology Rank Lists due

January-February 2025

  • CaRMS National Interview Period

February  2025:

  • Ophthalmology Match results released
  • Urology Match results released
  • CaRMS Rank Lists due

March 2025:  NRMP Rank Lists due

March  2025:  NRMP Match Day, results released

March 2025:  CaRMS Match results released