Special Match Programs

Ophthalmology Match

This match is administered by the San Francisco Matching Program. Deadlines for the Ophthalmology Match are listed on the Match Timeline

Urology Match

The American Urological Association conducts a matching program for positions in that specialty. Deadlines for the Urology Match are listed on the Match Timeline

Military Match (early match):

Students with military commitments have separate matches that are administered by each service branch. Information and application materials are available from each service branch directly.

Please contact Lisa Howdyshell to request you MSPE and transcript be sent to your Military Match contact

The results of the military matches should be announced in December, for most of you in the middle of the month.

If you match to a military program, please provide the following information to Katherine Yates in Student Affairs:

Program Name (ex: Brooke Army Medical Center; Fort Sam Houston – UT Program)
Specialty Name (ex: PGY 1 -Transitional : PGY 2 – Ophthalmology)City and State (ex: San Antonio, TX)

You will also need to withdraw from the NRMP; once notified of your Match information, Katherine will withdraw you electronically.

Couples Match:

An increasing number of students are planning to be married or are married to fourth year classmates. Couples can link their program choices together so that they can be matched to programs in the same geographic area. When applying, it is advisable to indicate with whom you plan to match and their specialty. The actual coupling of program selections occurs at the time students enter their rank order lists.