Current Students

Academy for Eye Care Excellence program

Alcon is offering their Academy for Eye Care Excellence program to OPT 4 students.  Please review the information below as well as the flyer.

  • ONLY STUDENTS ON A FALL EXTERNSHIP ARE ELIGIBLE TO ATTEND. 
  • YOU MUST FIRST OBTAIN PERMISSION FROM YOUR PRECEPTOR BEFORE SIGNING UP. 
  • AS WITH OTHER ABSENCE REQUESTS, A MINIMUM OF THREE WEEKS ADVANCE NOTICE IS REQUIRED. 
  • IF APPROVED TO ATTEND, YOU REGISTER DIRECTLY ON THEIR WEBSITE (refer to attached flyer)

UHCO has a total of 42 seats allocated for the eight programs.  They are distributed equally which means six sessions will each have 5 slots and two sessions will each have 6 slots.  See comments below about wait lists.
 
(THE COMPANY PLANS TO OFFER THE PROGRAM IN THE SPRING. DATES WILL BE ANNOUNCED LATER THIS YEAR.  ONLY STUDENTS ON A SPRING EXTERNSHIP WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO ATTEND UNLESS  THE COMPANY OFFERS A PROGRM DURING UHCO SPRING BREAK WEEK.)