ASHP Resident Matching Program

For Residency Positions Beginning in 2020

Results Are Now Available

Information for Match Participants

Participating programs

Participating Programs


View the list of programs with positions available in the Post-Match Process.

List of Programs with Available Positions

Phase I & II

The lists of programs that participated in Phase I or Phase II of the Match are no longer available. Please contact NMS if you have any questions.

Key Dates

The Match operates on a fixed Schedule of Dates which all participants must follow. The following are key upcoming dates:

March 23, 2020: The online NMS Match System will open on for Phase II rankings.

March 31, 2020: Registration deadline for applicants to participate in Phase II.

April 1, 2020: Phase II Rank Order List Deadline.

April 8, 2020: Results of Phase II of the Match are released.

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Additional Match Information

Match Overview

Match Overview

The ASHP Match provides an orderly process to help applicants obtain positions in either postgraduate year one (PGY1) or postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency programs of their choice, and to help residencies obtain applicants of their choice.

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Rules and Policies

Rules & Eligibility

Each applicant and residency must accept a Match Agreement when they register to participate in the Match, and must agree to abide by the ASHP Match Rules.

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Matching Algorithm

The matching algorithm uses the preferences stated on the Rank Order Lists submitted by applicants and programs to fill available positions.

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Aggregate statistics of the 2020 Match and results from previous years are available.

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