Parking for the UHCO and UEI has been moved to the ground floor student parking directly garage across Calhoun from the UEI. Please review the new location on the downloadable map, and carefully study the directions below.
After parking, please exit the Northeast corner of the garage facing Calhoun Road by the stop-signed crosswalk to UHCO or the UEI.
*** Your parking ticket will be validated once you reach your appointment.
From The University of Houston College of Optometry
UHCO Student Receives J. Pat Cummings Award
The 2017 J. Pat Cummings award recipient, for UHCO, is Rachel Reed, OPT III.
This award is sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Vision in memory of AOA Past President, Pat Cummings, OD, who had a love for volunteering in his profession and making a positive impact in the community. Recipient demonstrate the ideal eye care standards of practice, achievement in both academic performance and extra-curricular activities, and participation with other professional pursuits such as involvement with patients through internships, community service, and other volunteer activities.
Congratulations, Rachel on your prestigious award!
On October 25, UHCO honored two longtime and beloved staff members, Suzanne Ferimer and James ’Jim’ Brown, with endowed scholarships to honor their commitment to UHCO’s students and alumni, and to continue their influence on future generations of optometrists.
Jan Bergmanson, OD, PhD, FAAO, recently received the prestigious Dr. Joseph Dallos Award from the Contact Lens Manufacturers Association (CLMA). This award is for outstanding contribution to the development and advancement of the contact lens industry and for service to humanity.
Applications for admission from OptomCAS and the UHCO Supplemental Application will be accepted starting July 1st through February 15th prior to the fall semester in which the applicant expects to enter.