ASOPP will begin in person on April 1, 2024. The program will be completed by August 2024. A maximum of 6 students will be admitted into ASOPP and students must be successful in all elements of the program to be enrolled in year 3 of the Doctor of Optometry Program.
Program fees have been set at $29,000 CAD for the ASOPP term. ASOPP is not Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) eligible. ASOPP students will not be provided with a T2202 tax certificate for the ASOPP term.
Tuition for the third and fourth years of the Doctor of Optometry program, along with financial aid options, can be found here: https://uwaterloo.ca/optometry-vision-science/future-optometry-students/admission-requirements/financial-considerations.