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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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Regular Hours of Operation:

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

2024 Holiday schedule notes:

Monday, January 15: Closed
Monday, May 27: Closed
Wednesday, June 19: Closed
Thursday, July 4: Closed
Monday, September 2: Closed
Monday, November 11: Closed
Thursday, November 28: Closed
Friday, November 29: Closed
Tuesday, December 24: Closed
Wednesday, December 25: Closed
Wednesday, January 1, 2025: Closed