Screams of joy erupted in Acuff Atrium Friday at the MU School of Medicine as 111 fourth-year MU medical students ripped open their Match Day envelopes — and learned where they will serve their residency.

Match Day is a ceremony held at many universities throughout the U.S. Graduating medical students receive envelopes announcing which medical facility they are matched with.

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