Student Membership


Help shape your profession now, when it matters the most. Consider your student membership as an investment in your career, and an opportunity to introduce yourself to the professionals in optometry.  Apply for Student Membership

Give voice. Create change. Achieve goals. Ensure the Future.

The Michigan Optometric Association welcomes you to join as a student or post-graduate member. Out-of-state students are also encouraged to apply. Membership offers you an opportunity to gain an understanding of the issues facing optometrists in the state today, and as a future doctor of optometry.

Benefits include:

  • Complimentary Membership - Dues are waived while you are attending a school of optometry. Your AOA Residency dues are $35 annually.
  • Access to read The Michigan Optometrist magazine online.
  • Student Registration Discount at MOA's educational seminars
  • Student Vote at the MOA House of Delegates - Student delegates from the Michigan College of Optometry are invited to participate in the MOA House of Delegates to conduct association business.
  • Explore local societies of MOA - Take the opportunity to introduce yourself to the professionals in optometry. Many local societies welcome students at their membership meetings and/or may have special mentoring opportunities available.