Alumni at a reception

Alumni & CE

Welcome, Alumni!

Since 1914, The Ohio State University College of Optometry has transformed the lives of more than 3,500 alumni.

Whether you shared memories in Fry Hall with fellow classmates, studied long hours in the library, or spent fun evenings at EYE House, you are part of the same optometric community that is now changing the world. As a Buckeye Optometrist, you share a common perspective on how The Ohio State University changed your life and was instrumental in giving you the skills to impact vision care forever.

Stay Connected

There are more ways than ever to keep in contact with your alumni and friends here at the college:

  • Become a sustaining member of the Optometry Alumni Society by making a $75 (tax-deductible) gift to the College of Optometry on the University’s online giving page
  • Keep up with us on Facebook
  • Take a look at us on Instagram
  • Network with us on LinkedIn

Share your news! 

There are more than 3,500 O-H-I-O Optometry stories circulating the world. Tell us your story! Provide your current contact information as well as your recent accomplishments, awards, publications, appointments, photographs etc. Just send your information to Francesca Fuerman-George at