Virtual World Meets Admission Interviews

For many years, UMSL Optometry has strived to maintain its warm, family atmosphere; however, there is nothing colder than meeting your new classmates virtually from hundreds of miles apart! The incoming class has already overcome hurdles that no class has ever faced before, including interviewing, touring, signing leases and even buying equipment online. Although there … Continue reading Virtual World Meets Admission Interviews

New Look and More Options to Stay Informed

UMSL Optometry is taking our communications to the next level. We have published EyeWire quarterly for many years, but starting with this issue, you will see the EyeWire every other month to give more timely updates on what is happening at the college.  Our goal is to publish stories that make you feel more connected with … Continue reading New Look and More Options to Stay Informed

UMSL Optometry Represented at Annual Global Specialty Lens Symposium.

Dr. Julie DeKinder and Kelly Deering ('20) proudly display a poster at the GSLS in Las Vegas The Annual Global Specialty Lens Symposium held last week (January 22-25) in Las Vegas, Nevada included a case report poster presentation in which two current optometry students, Kelly Deering '20 and Elizabeth Voss '22 along with current CCL … Continue reading UMSL Optometry Represented at Annual Global Specialty Lens Symposium.

Welcome to the Class of 2021

On August 17th, the Class of 2021 was formally welcomed into the UMSL family by Dean Larry Davis at the beginning of the orientation program.  There are many unique qualities and points of pride for this class, including: The largest class in UMSL history, with a total of 49 students entering the program.  This was … Continue reading Welcome to the Class of 2021