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Ohio State Student Deals

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The College of Optometry offers special frame and prescription lens packages for all enrolled Ohio State students. Each package includes a high quality frame, expert frame styling and fitting, lenses made exactly to your prescription and a one year warranty.


Gray Package

Brand name frame with 2 lens options

Scratch Resistant plastic lenses
(CR 39)

Anti Reflective high tech thin lightweight lenses (Trivex)

Package prescription parameters +2.00 to -6.00 with up to -2.00 astigmatism correction.

Have Student Health Insurance?

Great news! All students with OSU Student Health Insurance have a yearly $100 materials benefit that can be applied towards any prescription spectacles or contacts including the Scarlet and Gray packages. This benefit is only available at Ohio State Optometry Services.

No Student Health Insurance?

NO problem at all! All OSU students are eligible to purchase glasses from the Scarlet or Gray packages. Products from these packages are not available if using other insurance for materials. However, Optometry Services is a provider for many insurance plans that may cover exam and materials.

No current prescription?

Still NO problem! With your Student Health Insurance, a comprehensive eye exam is just $15. The Ohio State Optometry Services is a provider for many insurance plans that may cover an exam. To schedule an appointment, call 614.292.2020 or make an appointment request online.

Sales tax must be charged on all purchases.

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Easy and convenient parking options available:

Parking Easy and convenient parking options available • Metered parking on W 10th Ave as you head east from Medical Center Dr • Safe Auto parking garage • 9th Avenue Garage East If you park in one of the garages, please be sure to ask for a discounted parking voucher when you check out after your appointment. The voucher will discount your parking fee by $2.00


Regular Hours of Operation:

Monday:  8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday:  8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday:  8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday:  8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday:  8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.