Prospective students are invited to join us at one of our UMSL Optometry Showcase Workshops to learn more about the field of optometry, admission process, and about the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. The showcase is designed to:
- Explore the profession of optometry and the UMSL College of Optometry program
- Learn about our admission requirements and where these courses may be taken
- Find out about the Optometry Admission Test (OAT) and when it should be taken
- Learn how to select a professional school based on your personal needs
- Learn about our application procedures
- Learn how to estimate cost of optometric education
- Learn how to finance your education
- Tour the College
- Talk with current students
- Have your questions answered
- Hear from a panel of faculty members
**Due to federal healthcare patient privacy laws (HIPAA), campus tours do not include the University Center for Eye Care, however, we arrange for all tours to include the Pre-Clinical area.
Showcase Workshop Dates
- Saturday, March 10, 2018 • 9:45 am to 3 pm
- Saturday, June 9, 2018 • 9:45 am to 3 pm
Registration & Parking
The showcase is free but registration is required and is limited to 45 registrants (potential students and their families who are attending).
Please check-in with a Student Services Representative in the lobby of Marillac Hall (South Campus) by 9:45 a.m. The workshop will include a 15 minute break with a light snack provided.
University of Missouri-St. Louis South Campus (map)
College of Optometry - Marillac Hall
7800 Natural Bridge Road
St. Louis, MO 63121