Match Day 2013

Excitement and anticipation filled the air on March 15, 2013 as the MD Class of 2013 awaited the opening of the envelopes that would tell them where they would be spending the next chapter of their medical careers. View this year's post-graduation appointment list.

4th year medical students all over the country anxiously waited until exactly 12 noon to find out where they would spend their residency. Watch the big moment for the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry MD Class of 2013:


Facts about the MD Class of 2013 Match

  • 18  of URSMD Class of 2013 students chose Internal Medicine, 10 chose Emergency Medicine, 9 in Family Medicine,  Pediatrics and Anesthesiology (1 of these 9 will train in Pediatric Anesthesiology).  7 in Neurology with 6 in General Surgery categorical or preliminary, 4 in Obstetrics & Gynecology, Orthopedics and Psychiatry, 3 in Dermatology, 2 in combined Medicine-Pediatrics, Child Neurology, Ophthalmology, Radiology, Pathology, Plastic Surgery and Vascular Surgery, 1 in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Urology
  • The top specialty choices in the class were: Internal Medicine (18), Emergency Medicine (10), Family Medicine (9), Pediatrics (9), Anesthesiology (9)

Facts about Classes of 2013 Nationwide:

  • Nationally, there were 17,487 seniors from U.S. medical schools who were active applicants in the match and submitted a rank list
  • Nationally, 52.5% of students got their first choice, 16% their second and 10.3% their third

  • National data indicated 19.1% of students chose Internal Medicine, 11.2% Pediatrics 8.7% Emergency Medicine, 8.3% Family Medicine, 5.8% Obstetrics and Gynecology and General Surgery and 4.6% Anesthesiology