Residency Programs

Completing a residency in optometry is a unique and invaluable experience! The rich rewards gained from the year of advanced clinical training under an experienced mentor serve to enhance career opportunities and add to the level of confidence the resident has when beginning his/her post-residency career. Applying for a residency position is an easy process through the Optometry Residency Match (ORMatch).

E-Brochures  for Residency Affiliate Institutions

2022 ASCO Residency Promotion Event
Part 1 – Why Do a Residency
Part 2 – Navigating the Residency Application and Interview Process
Part 3 – Strategies To Ranking Your Choices


General Information about Residency Programs

Residency Directories

  • Residency Directory (provides the specific details of all the residency programs included in ORMatch)
  • Optometry Resident Directory (network directory that gives you an opportunity to contact current and past residents with your questions)

Other Helpful Resources about Residencies