R-1 Main Residency Match (R-1 match)
– Future matches

Updated March 28, 2018

2019 match

First iteration

August 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET

Registration opens


September 5, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET

CaRMS Online opens
Program descriptions published on CaRMS.ca


October 11, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET

Program selection opens


October 31, 2018

Milestone: transcripts and MSPRs sent by your faculty (CMG applicants only)


November 2, 2018 at 17:00 ET

Deadline: submission of translation requests


November 8, 2018

Milestone: physiciansapply.ca examination and document transfers (IMG applicants only)


November 16, 2018

Milestone: letters of reference sent by mail


November 20, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET

Deadline: application and document assignments (excluding letters of reference)


November 20, 2018 at 12:05 ET

File review begins


November 26, 2018

Deadline: uploaded letters of reference


November 27, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET

Letters of reference are available to programs for review


January 12 – February 3, 2019

National interview period


January 24, 2019 at 12:00 (noon) ET

Ranking period begins


February 13, 2019 at 15:00 ET

Deadline: submission of applicants rank order lists


February 26, 2019 at 12:00 (noon) ET

MATCH DAY


Second iteration

December 5, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET

Registration opens


January 3, 2019 at 12:00 (noon) ET

CaRMS Online opens


March 14, 2019 at 12:05 ET

File review begins


March 19, 2019 at 12:00 (noon) ET

Ranking period begins


March 26, 2019 at 14:00 ET

Deadline: program rank order lists


March 28, 2019 at 15:00 ET

Deadline: applicant rank order lists


April 10, 2019 at 12:00 (noon) ET

MATCH DAY

* Please refer back to this timeline regularly, as dates are subject to change.