2020 - 2021 Veterinary Internship & Residency Matching Program

Welcome to the web-based Veterinary Internship and Residency Matching Program sponsored by the American Association of Veterinary Clinicians. The VIRMP web-based system replaces the Match Directory. All program information will be available on this site. In addition, all rank order lists will be entered through this site.

2020 Schedule

September 1, 2019 Program Entry. Institutions begin entering program information.
September 15, 2019 Search Programs. Initial list of completed programs available. Additional programs will be shown as completed by the institution.
October 1, 2019 End of program entry. Last day for institutions to enter program information.
October 14, 2019 Applicants able to access website. Applicants will be able to review all programs, register and enter rank order list.
December 9, 2019
9:00 p.m. EST
Application deadline. Last date for applicant to complete Application Packet online and apply to programs. Transcripts and Letters of Reference due to the VIRMP.
January 17, 2020
9:00 p.m. EST
Applicant rank order lists due/End of withdrawal period. Last date for applicant rank order lists to be submitted. Last date for applicants to withdraw from the VIRMP.
January 24, 2020
11:59 p.m. EST
Program rank order lists due/End program withdrawal period. Last date for institution rank order list to be submitted. Last date for institutions to withdraw programs.
February 10, 2020
8:00 a.m. EST
Match Results Date. Results will be posted to the VIRMP website. Institutions may print matched lists, unmatched applicants list and open positions list. Matched applicants may access matched program information. Unmatched applicants may search open positions.
February 24, 2020 Open Positions List Available to the Public. The open positions list will be available without an account.

Training Videos

The VIRMP developed a series of training videos to assist users and to highlight the new features of the site. We encourage you to review the videos prior to continuing. Please contact us at support@virmp.org if you have questions.

Potential Applicants

Learn more about the match process under VIRMP Info. You may begin to create accounts on October 14, 2019.


Learn more about how the match works under VIRMP Info and view our VIRMP 2019 Letter to Institutions.