CaRMS has a variety of resources available to applicants to help facilitate their match year.

Review the resources below to get started.

Help desk

We have bilingual, full-time help desk staff available to answer questions throughout the match year. Contact the CaRMS help desk at 1.877.227.6742 or

Help guides

Our CaRMS Online help guides for applicants are designed to assist users of CaRMS Online. We update the guides throughout the match year to reflect the different stages of the match process.

Match reports

CaRMS match reports provide the medical community with information that can support and inform important decisions about medical education and health care in Canada.

Help videos

CaRMS has several instructional videos to help guide applicants through the match process.

Social media

We have a dedicated Facebook page and Twitter feed to provide information and updates on our matches as well as general information from the organization.


Communiqués are the primary communications tools used by CaRMS and contain important information and instructions for registered users. 

CaRMS Alert

CaRMS Alert is the source for accurate, real-time information about CaRMS’ online systems and any system-wide technical issues that arise.

Residency Link

Residency Link is our ongoing series featuring tips and useful information for the match year.