Each year, the Department's progressive training program attracts 600+ of the world’s highest-caliber clinician applicants to match its eight residency positions.


  • Satisfactory completion of a standard medical school curriculum 
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) certificates are required for graduates of foreign medical schools

Submit Application

Harvard Ophthalmology/Mass. Eye and Ear participates in the Ophthalmology Residency Matching Program (OMP) and the San Francisco Match Central Application Service (CAS). 

To register with the OMP and receive the CAS application, contact: 
Ophthalmology Residency Matching Program
P.O. Box 7584 
San Francisco, CA 94120 


About 48 applicants will be invited for interviews. Interviews will be virtual in 2020. The virtual interview day will consist of a half day of Zoom interviews and a half day of meetings with residents, alumni, and faculty as an opportunity to learn about our program. 

More Information

Ophthalmic Education Office 
Mass. Eye and Ear 
243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114