Should I rank a program if I’m not sure I want to train there?

It’s the applicant's decision what programs they choose to rank and which they don't rank. However, it's important to remember that applicants and institutions participating in a match enter into a CaRMS contract.

Including a program or applicant on submitted rank order lists establishes a binding commitment of a match result. Applicants are not obligated to rank all programs they have applied to.

The contract cannot be breached.

Match contracts are binding, breaches are subject to Violation Review:


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