Follow our legacy and tradition in health education through stories and photos to celebrate 100 illustrious years of Salus University's founding College, Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
Committed to graduating the highest caliber of professionals, Salus faculty represent some of the best minds in health science and blindness and low vision.
With a hands-on approach to patient care, an early and sustained clinical experience is what sets Salus graduates apart from their professional peers.
Emphasizing quality and continuity with patients and their interprofessional teams, Salus students are exposed to integrated programs where exploration and collaboration drive holistic healthcare.
Experience the best of two worlds. Our vibrant, suburban campus located just outside of Philadelphia offers easy access to unlimited culture, arts, history, sports, and entertainment.
Since 1919, Salus graduates have been leading their professions with progressive thinking for the changing world of health and wellness.
Salus students are part of a community much greater than the University. Close to home and across the globe, we pursue projects that advance the world of health, wellness, and public service.
From our nearly century long and proud history, Pennsylvania College of Optometry has pioneered some of the most influential innovations in post-graduate optometric education worldwide.
With an interdisciplinary approach, the College of Education and Rehabilitation educates professionals dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for those affected by disabilities.
An exceptional academic and clinical experience, the Osborne College of Audiology prepares thought-leading audiologists to practice in medical, educational and private practice settings.
Uniquely focused on today’s critical healthcare issues, the College of Health Sciences graduates professionals fully equipped to meet the complex—and ever-changing—demands for health worldwide.
This program offers students interested in pursuing a graduate or professional degree in the health sciences the opportunity to strengthen their scientific background.
“It’s something that we can do to attract students to this area with high-profile, high-quality programs and specialized programs,” said Dr. Eckert. “And then keep them here if we collaborate and provide them with employment opportunities. That was the message that Dr. Eckert delivered to those attending he second annual “Invest: Philadelphia 2020” event Dec. 5 at the Westin in Philadelphia.
An art exhibition titled “Nor Wind Nor Water” is now on display through Jan. 19, 2020, at the D’Arrigo Family Gallery in the Hafter Student Community Center at Salus University.
The wheels on this bus need to keep going round and round, but lately it hasn’t been reliable, breaking down on occasion. But now, the Big Red Bus – which helps so many schoolchildren in the area receive the eye care they need – could use some help itself. It plays an integral part of the success of the University’s Looking Out for Kids charity program, making it possible to meet children where they are in school and go to school districts in the Philadelphia region.
Thanks to the National Optometric Student Association (NOSA) at Salus University, this year’s Thanksgiving Food Drive – the 15th year that the group has conducted such a drive on campus – once again exceeded its goal of providing for needy families.