Welcome to the Doctor of Optometry Program

Congratulations on your acceptance and decision to attend the Doctor of Optometry program at MCPHS. We’re excited that you’ll be joining us in the fall. Before the program begins there are some next steps you’ll need to take to get ready. On this page you will find important information and forms that you will need to begin your studies. We will continue to post program specific information here so please bookmark this page and visit it often.

Next steps for incoming Optometry students. 

White coats and nametags will be ordered for each student by the Optometry department. More detailed information on ordering scrubs will be posted this summer. 

Students will be asked to order their first year equipment kits online. More detailed information on ordering equipment kits will be posted this summer.


Students will need to provide CPR/BLS HealthCare provider certification during Day 2 of orientation.