Match Day

On Friday, March 16, fourth-year medical students from Mayo Clinic School of Medicine will take part in the National Resident Matching Program, often referred to as "The Match" or "Match Day." Match Day is one of the most anticipated days of a medical school career – it's the day they learn the [...]
By Taryn Offenbacher, Senior Communications Specialist • March 14, 2018
We focus so much on social media metrics that we can lose track of the human. I was reminded of this recently when Mayo Clinic broadcast Match Day on Facebook Live. If you’re not familiar with Match Day, it’s a big deal. After interviewing at numerous residency programs, graduating [...]
By Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director • March 27, 2017
We were delighted to broadcast Match Day 2017 on Facebook Live today from Foundation House, the former home of Dr. William J. Mayo. All 41 Mayo Clinic School of Medicine seniors matched to a specialty. The post with our broadcast is below. Did [...]
By Lee Aase • March 17, 2017
Match Day is one of the most anticipated days of a medical school career – a day that will not only determine where one will end up geographically for the next chapter of life but also what type of doctor one will ultimately become. It’s the culmination of many [...]
By Ling Werner • March 9, 2017
Match Day is a momentous occasion each for graduating medical school students across the United States. As this article from the Rochester Post-Bulletin about last year's event explains, it's the Friday in March when they find out where they'll be going for residency training. This [...]
By Lee Aase • March 17, 2016