Optometry

Admission Trends, Summer & Bridge Year Options for Pre-Health Students

Jessica Bowers – February 28th, 2017

What GPA does my student need to achieve in order to get into _____ school?

It is often difficult to get your hands on this information because most of the time, the answer is, “It depends.”  So the pre-health advisors at UVA have gathered this information to give you and your students the best information possible to make decisions for their future.  The data in the chart below should be considered with the following in mind:

Urgent Application Reminders

UVA Career Center – June 17th, 2015

CAS Coursework Entry Service

Many of the health professions centralized application services (AADSAS, OptomCAS, VMCAS, etc.) offer a coursework entry service for a non-refundable charge of approximately $50.00 for 1-2 transcripts (with additional cost for additional transcripts). 

Urgent Application Reminders

Kyra Greene – June 10th, 2015

CAS Coursework Entry Service
Many of the health professions centralized application services (AADSAS, OptomCAS, VMCAS, etc.) offer a coursework entry service for a non-refundable charge of approximately $50.00 for 1-2 transcripts (with additional cost for additional transcripts). 

Southern College of Optometry - Discover Optometry 6/24

Kyra Greene – May 18th, 2015

Friday, July 24th, 3pm 

Southern College of Optometry invites pre-optometry students to their annual open-house event. Space is limited and each attendee is welcome to bring up to two guests. Registration is required, so we encourage you to register today by clicking the registration link included below. 
The deadline for registration is Tuesday, 6/7. 

Application Services - Open Dates, Instructions, Twitter Handles

Kyra Greene – May 4th, 2015

As you begin or prepare to apply to your health professional program of choice this summer, use the following resources to:

  • Familiarize yourself with the centralized application step-by-step instructions 
  • Receive updates from the application service twitter account for your health profession of interest.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT: 

Application Open: April 22nd 
CASPA Application Instructions 
@CASPAOnlineApp // @PAEAonline 

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