Tag: Applying

Five Do’s and Don’ts of Writing Your Optometry School Application Essay from OptometryStudents.com

Here’s an article from OptometryStudents.com that I endorse.  It is written by Sydni Davis who will be a first year student at UMSL College of Optometry, matriculating Fall 2018. THE DO’S Be specific. You are allowed about 4,500 characters to write your essay. This does not leave much room […]

Help Your Pre-Optometry Club Be Even MORE Successful!

Being part of a pre-optometry club is a great way to get plugged into your future profession, learn about the various optometry educational programs, and learn about how to make yourself a competitive applicant.  Pre-optometry clubs attract students who are not familiar with optometry. There’s  wisdom in the movie line, […]

Great Resource for Pre-Optometry Students: OptometryStudents.com

A comprehensive resource researched and written by optometry students for pre-optometry students, OptometryStudents.com is one-stop shopping!  There is an entire section JUST for pre-optometry students. Here’s a screenshot of the home page.  Use the pull down menu under “Content” to find the pages designed for pre-optometry students: Here’s a […]