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 


  • Invitations for interviews are expected to go out in early November 2022 
  • The dates for interviews are: 
    • November 21, 2022
    • November 29, 2022
    • December 5, 2022 
  • An Open House event is planned for January 6, 2023

More Information

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