Model of a human eye

Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry


Required entrance exam:  OAT, 90 days between repeat exams

Common electronic application:  OptomCAS

Application launch date: mid July, submission available immediately

OptomCAS application details:

  • Personal statement length: 4500 characters (including spaces)

Application overview:

  • Primary application entails:
    • Completed application
    • Personal statement
    • Official transcripts
    • OAT score
    • Application fee

*Letters of recommendation can be submitted electronically by the HPA office.


School information

A list of accredited schools can be found at the ASCO website.