Overview for Doctoral Programs

The 2019 APPIC Match

The Match Process

Student List

   Register with the Match

Only doctoral programs that are APPIC Doctoral Program Associates (DPAs) may have their students participate in the Match.

Some doctoral programs that are not DPAs but that meet certain eligibility criteria may have their students participate in the APPIC Post-Match Vacancy Service, but not the Match.

   List of Your Students

It is the responsibility of the Director of Clinical Training (DCT) of each doctoral program to ensure the eligibility of their students registered to participate in the Match, and the accuracy of the information provided to the Match by students from their doctoral program.

   Get Your Results

When the results are released for each Phase of the Match, Directors of Clinical Training of APPIC DPAs will have access to a report of the results obtained by each of their students who are registered for the Match.

Key Dates

July 2018
Applicant Registration opens.

October 1, 2018
List of Participating Internships is available.

December 1, 2018
Recommended date by which applicants should register.

December 31, 2018
Applicant registration after this date requires explicit DCT approval.

January 21, 2019
NMS Match System opens to enter rankings for Phase I of the Match.

February 6, 2019
Phase I Rank Order List deadline.

February 22, 2019
Phase I Match results released.

A list of programs with positions in Phase II of the Match will be provided beginning at 11:00 a.m. ET.

February 28, 2019
NMS Match System opens for Phase II to enter rankings for positions.

March 18, 2019
Phase II Rank Order List deadline.

March 25, 2019
Phase II Match results released.

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