Applying to the College

Optometry Admissions Test (OAT)
Official Transcripts



The College of Optometry requires three (3) letters of recommendation for consideration of interview.  All letters must be sent through OptomCAS.  We do not accept letters via email or mail to the college.

  • One letter of recommendation must come from a licensed/practicing optometrist.
  • Committee letters are accepted as two letters, but a third must come from a optometrist.
  • Two letters may come from an employer, professor/instructor, church leader or someone who can speak about you on a professional standard.
  • OptomCAS will accept up to four (4) letters of recommendation, but we only require three (one of which must be a letter from an optometrist