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Funding for Illinois College of Optometry


Your Doctor of Optometry degree is an investment in your future. In most cases, this means you will need financial aid to help realize your goals. We know the process can be overwhelming, but we're here to walk you through it every step of the way. Here are a few great places to start.
 
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Federal Aid

Most students will take out some sort of loans to complete optometry school. There are many options for funding your OD. We have listed the most popular here.
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ICO Scholarships

We have access to nearly a half-million dollars in scholarships. First year students have access to scholarships on a "first come first serve" basis (so apply early!)
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Your financial award will cover 100% of your expenses during your journey to O.D.

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0%

Loan default rate

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92.5%

Percentage of students that graduate within 6 years.

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$500K

Access to nearly

in scholarships.

Funding Your O.D.

Graduate education is an investment, but you can leave knowing you are well prepared for whatever the future will bring.
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Financial Aid Office

CONTACT

LOCATION

Illinois College of Optometry

Office of Admissions

3241 S. Michigan Ave

Chicago, IL 60616

CONNECT

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