Click on each month to find out what you need to do in order to complete all residency application steps on time.

MS3 Year

January

Away Rotations (January-May of MS3 year)

February

Choose your Career Advisor

  • An important step in the transition from third year to fourth year is picking a Career Advisor. You will meet with this person to plan your fourth-year schedule and get advice about applying to residency programs. 
  • The list of Career Advisors can be found here.  

Away Rotations (January-May of MS3 year)

March

Away Rotations (January-May of MS3 year)

Choose your Career Advisor

  • An important step in the transition from third year to fourth year is picking a Career Advisor. You will meet with this person to plan your fourth-year schedule and get advice about applying to residency programs. 
  • The list of Career Advisors can be found here.  

April

Away Rotations (January-May of MS3 year)

May

Away Rotations (January-May of MS3 year)

MS4 Year

June/July

Schedule your MSPE meeting

ERAS Photos 

  • Email from Kailtin with full details
  • June 12, 2-5:30pm; July 16, 2:30-6pm; July 22, 2:30-5:30pm; August 5, 2:30-5:30pm
  • Volker Hall lobby, no appointment necessary
  • Photos won't be sent until late August/early September

Standardized Video Interview (for EM applicants only)

August

Work on application

  • There's lots of information on how to put together your ERAS application below.  

September

ERAS Workshops

  • September 3, 4-5pm, VH 302 and September 10, 5-6pm, VH 302
  • Drop-in, no appointment required
  • Bring your laptops and ask last-minute questions about content and format of your ERAS application.

ERAS Application Submission

  • September 5: Student can begin applying
  • September 15: Residency programs can begin downloading applications
  • MSPEs and transcripts must be uploaded by the school. These must be uploaded by October 1. We will likey upload these the last week of September. 
  • To log into myERAS, click here

NRMP Registration

  • September 15: Registration for the NRMP opens. 
  • The access the NRMP site, click here
  • The NRMP has a helpful Match Checklist, with clickable links to important information throughout the Match process.

Residency Interview Workshop

  • September 23, at 3pm, in VH Lecture Room A
  • Part of the Learning Communities 4 course. See MedMap for more details. 

Mock Interviews

  • September 23-October 23
  • Mondays, from 4-6pm and Wednesdays, from 3-5pm
  • Two 20-minute interviews, with on-the-spot feedback
  • Sign-up email will be sent mid-August

Interview Consults

  • Various dates and times in September and October
  • Informal sessions with Jason to go over interview questions
  • Sign-up email will be sent late August

October

Mock Interviews

  • September 23-October 23
  • Mondays, from 4-6pm and Wednesdays, from 3-5pm
  • Two 20-minute interviews, with on-the-spot feedback
  • Sign-up email will be sent mid-August

Interview Consults

  • Various dates and times in September and October
  • Informal sessions with Jason to go over interview questions
  • Sign-up email will be sent late August

December

Military Match results released

January

MS4 Class Meeting

  • January 31, 12-5pm, VH Lecture Room A
  • Topics covered: Rank Order Lists; having a plan for SOAP; loan repayment options; the GQ; Match Week; Commencement; residency paperwork

Opthalmology and Urology Match results released 

February

Rank Order List 

  • February 26: RoL must be certified by 8:00pm CT

March

SOAP Week

  • March 16-18
  • More details about this will be sent via email closer to the date.

Match Day

  • Friday, March 20, at 10:30am. 
  • Ceremony will be at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.
  • More details about the ceremony can be found on the MS4 Class Page


Maximizing Your Competitiveness Workshop

  • Link to Zoom recording is here
  • PowerPoint presentation is here.
  • Kaltura recording of the session is avaiable on MedMap, in the MSS 4 Seminar course. 

ERAS Application Resources


Interview Resources