Frequently Asked Questions

#1 Q. Where should I mail my application?
A. A separate application should be mailed to each hospital for which you wish to apply for an internship.

#2 Q. Is the application the same for each hospital?
A. NO - at the end of the common application form, each hospital has provided information specific to their hospital program. You need to additionally provide any information indicated by the specific hospital program for which you apply.

#3 Q. What is an “independent student”?
A. An independent student is a student applying from outside the state of Michigan, or a student who attends a university/college that is not participating in the Match. To determine if your school is participating in the Match, see your school advisor.

#4 Q. What do I mail to MTIMPM, 1140 Abbott Rd. #4054, East Lansing, MI 48826?
A. It depends on whether or not you are an “independent” student (see question 3 above). Independent students, following their interview with the hospitals they applied to, should mail the Student Match Form and a check for $5.00 (payable to MTIMPM) to the address above. This should be postmarked no later than November 20.
Following their interview with the hospitals they applied to, students who attend a university/college participating in the match should turn in their Student Match Form and a check for $5.00 (payable to MTIMPM) to their advisor. Your advisor will give you the appropriate deadline, so that all student forms can be mailed to MTIMPM with a postmarked date no later than November 20. Your advisor will verify your GPA prior to mailing the forms.

#5 Q. How will I be notified of match results?
A. Match results will be emailed to you from the Hospital Coordinator of the hospital program for which you are matched, along with any further instructions on how you should proceed. If you are not matched, you will receive an email from the MTIMPM Secretary informing you that you were not matched.

#6 Q. When will I be notified of match results?
A. You may be notified as early as the middle of December and at the latest, by the end of December.