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Experience Great Professional Opportunities

At New England College of Optometry, we provide an education not for those simply looking to start a career, but for those looking to lead the profession. Our alumni community includes practitioners, advocates, researchers, professors, and industry leaders who make a difference in people’s lives every day.

Alumni Association

As a member of our Alumni Association, you are invited to help identify and recruit prospective students, support College events, actively support current students by participating in a variety of student clubs and programs, and champion students in their efforts for job placement post-graduation. Our Alumni Association includes over 4,800 graduates, as well as NECO residents. We look forward to hearing from you.

Lifelong Learning

NECO's alumni network offers lifelong support through continuing education program. We provide opportunities to learn and experience evidence-based concepts, best practices, and emerging trends in care.  As an alumni, you are invited to participate in all our continuing education programs.

Career Placement

Our graduates enjoy successful careers in various modalities of optometry.  As an alumnus, you can support students as they embark on their own careers by sharing your expertise and experiences through mentorship programs, participation on panels and at networking events, and sharing job opportunities.

alumni standing on stairsResources for Alumni

As an alumni, you can utilize resources at the library, receive transcripts and records from Registrar’s Office, and purchase equipment from the Campus Store.

Stay Connected

Follow what's happening at NECO on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Flickr. We also have dedicated Alumni Facebook and Alumni LinkedIn pages.