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Optometry Showcase




Prospective students are invited to join us at our summer UMSL Optometry Showcase on July 26, 2024 to learn more about the exciting field of optometry, admission process, how to be a competitive applicant and about the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. 

  • Welcome from Associate Dean of Student Services and Alumni Relations, Dr. Angel Simmons
  • Explore the profession of optometry and the UMSL College of Optometry program
  • Learn about our admission requirements and our application procedures
  • Find out about the Optometry Admission Test (OAT) and when it should be taken
  • Learn about financial aid
  • Tour the College of Optometry and the Patient Care Center
  • Talk with current students
  • Hear from a panel of faculty members

Registration for the July event is closed. The next event will be March 22, 2025. Registration will open for that event on February 1, 2025.

Please check-in at 9:00 am at Marillac Hall (South Campus).
The program will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will include a light breakfast and lunch.

University of Missouri-St. Louis South Campus ( map)
College of Optometry - Marillac Hall
7850 Weinman Way
St. Louis, MO 63121

Parking is available in front of Marillac Hall in lots V or W. A parking pass is not required for this event.

If you have questions, please don't hesitate to call the Student Services Office at 888-EYE-UMSL (888-393-8675) or email Student Services.