Thursday, March 17, 2016

Focus on Your Future Summer Program

The Illinois College of Optometry will host its 9th annual Focus on Your Future Summer Program for underrepresented minority undergraduate students. The program is a weeklong experience that will expose undergraduate students to the profession of optometry in a variety of settings. Participants will have the opportunity to meet and work with current optometry students, ICO Faculty & Staff, as well as practicing optometrists.

There is no cost to participate in this program and room and board will be provided. Participants are responsible for their travel expenses and/or transportation cost to and from ICO.

Program Dates: Monday, July 11 - Friday, July 15, 2016

Application Period: December 14, 2015 - April 1, 2016

Notification: Applicants will be notified in early May

For eligibility and application information, visit