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Immunizations Required

  • Berkeley Optometry minimum requirements on file
  • Current PPD

Immunizations Records Submit to and Date:

  • N/A

Documentation Required

  • Orientation Letter from New Jersey Omni For travel insurance coverage, please register all out-of-state travel at the UC Trips website to ensure coverage for each covered off-campus activity. You are covered from the time you start your travel to the rotation, through your rotation, and through your return trip.

Documentation Submit to and Date

  • N/A

Absence Policy

  • You are allowed up to two days off during your rotation if needed.
  • Requests for days off must be approved by the externship faculty doctor via email ( at least two weeks prior.  Requests may be denied if multiple interns are off.  If additional days are needed, please speak with the faculty doctor and we can work out clinical make-ups.
  • If you are sick and need to call in sick, please call the resident and the office you are working at that day to notify them.  Also, you must let the faculty know via email at  Make-ups in the form of additional Saturdays will be expected.