Webinars and Virtual Fairs


Join us for free webinars!

These sessions are available at no cost and are designed to prepare prospective students for applications and interviews. The online meetings are 1-hour presentations with optional Q&A time afterwards.

Blue Jeans

Blue Jeans is a multi-party video conferencing and content sharing service. Run entirely in the cloud, Blue Jeans works with PC and Macintosh computers, iPhone, iPad, and other devices via a web browser. The service allows Berkeley Optometry to place video calls to any prospective optometry student around the globe.

A note to Pre-Optometry Clubs and undergraduate advisors: Sometimes distance and budget can hinder us from a potential visit to your campus. To bridge the distance, our Admissions and Student Affairs team will be more than happy to schedule an online meeting with you via Blue Jeans. Whether the meeting is one-on-one or broadcasted to 20 pre-optometry club members, we will be happy to chat. Simply send us an This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we can begin scheduling a time.

Technical Browser Requirements

  • Mozilla Firefox 13.0 and above
  • Google Chrome 10.0 and above (for Linux Chrome v34 and below are supported- check here)
  • Apple Safari 5.0 and above (OS X only)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 and above
Note: The browsers listed above and the 64 bit version of Internet Explorer (IE10 & above) on Windows are supported


Blue Jeans Instructions

After registering in the Google form, attendees will receive a confirmation message containing information about joining the Blue Jeans meeting. We will send email reminders to attendees the day before our scheduled meeting.

At the time of the meeting, clicking on the unique meeting link will bring attendees directly to the meeting room. First time users to Blue Jeans will be prompted to install a browser plugin before they can enter the room.

Please bookmark this page and check back for updates!

2014 Webinar Topics
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Berkeley Optometry Program and Admissions Overview
Thursday, October 2
2:00 - 3:30pm PDT
Assistant Dean of Admissions, Student Affairs and Career Services
Registration Form
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The Undergraduate Timeline for Success
Monday, October 13
1:00pm - 2:30pm PDT
Assistant Director of Admissions and Student Affairs
Registration Form
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Interview Skills & Professional Etiquette
Tuesday October 21
2:00 - 3:30pm PDT
Assistant Dean of Admissions, Student Affairs and Career Services
Registration Form
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Essay Writing
Wednesday, October 29
1:30 - 2:30pm PDT
Assistant Dean of Admissions, Student Affairs and Career Services
Registration Form

 


Optometry Virtual Fairs

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Please mark your calendars for the ASCO Optometry Virtual Fairs in 2014-2015.

  • The fall fair will be held on October 9, 2014.
  • The spring fair will be held on April 21, 2015.

 

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School of Optometry
Berkeley, CA 94720-2020
Tel: (510) 642-9537
Fax: (510) 643-7111

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