Optometry School Students

Everyone deserves to see their best to live their best.

This is why our mission is to “help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible.” Future optometrists – like you – are at the heart of our mission, serving on the front-lines of patient care.

We offer the opportunity for optometrists to practice within different environments, including salaried employed positions that practically eliminate administrative load, as well as sublease arrangements for budding entrepreneurs. No matter which option you choose, you will benefit from competitive income potential and a patient-focused culture.

To learn about career opportunities or for more information on National Vision, please contact a recruiter in your area. We look forward to hearing from you!

2017 - 2018 National Vision Grant Program

Are you a third or fourth year optometry student? If so, we want to know what has inspired you to become an optometrist! This year's grant topic is inspired by Simon Sinek, consultant and author of What is Your Why? (take a moment to watch his Ted Talk here for some inspiration). Download the application for more information on how you can win the $5,000 grand prize!

Applications are due by January 31, 2018.

SVOSH Clinic Support

National Vision has been a proud supporter of VOSH/SVOSH and their efforts for more than 10 years. We will donate $1,000 per school/per year to any OD or OD Student supporting a VOSH or SVOSH clinic. Handheld autorefractors are available for loan, in addition to a package of readers and sunglasses to be used at clinics.

Submit a Support Request through the form found here.

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Hear From An Optometrist

Interested in hearing what working in corporate optometry is like, directly from an optometrist? Check out articles and blogs here from both experienced and recent grad optometrists on their experiences as optometrists affiliated with National Vision!

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