Residency Program

Application Timeline

After July 1, 2014 we will begin accepting applications for the class starting in July 2016.  Deadline for receipt of materials from CAS is October 1, 2014.  After all applications have been reviewed by the entire committee, invitations to interview will be extended in mid-November.  Interviews will be held on Monday, December 1, 2014 and Tuesday, December 2, 2014.

Program Highlights

  • World-renowned faculty
  • Excellent Fellowship match and job placement
  • Outstanding Residents from diverse backgrounds
  • One of U.S. News & World Report's top three "Best Hospitals – Ophthalmology"
  • Center City Philadelphia location

Wills Eye serves as the Department of Ophthalmology for Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Medical College. Jefferson medical students and non-ophthalmology residents rotate through Wills Eye as part of their training.