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Hello! If you are interested in optometry, this is the student org for you! We meet monthly but are planing on introducing more volunteer and social opportunities this year. If you are interested in joining, check out our Facebook page or contact President Lauren Pinckard

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The purpose of POPS is to offer students interested in the growing field of optometry the opportunity to obtain firsthand experience while in college. It shall be the purpose of this organization to educate the members about the profession of optometry and the requirements for admission to a professional program and thereby assist members in becoming successful applicants to the optometry school/college of their choice. POPS shall strive to promote fellowship, provide opportunities for leadership, and to provide community service.


Professional-Arts & Sciences

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Last date the Risk Management requirement was completed:

Student Organizations are required to complete the Risk Management requirement (Training & Assessment) annually. To be in compliance with the 2017-2018 registration cycle dates will need to fall between April 1, 2017 and January 31, 2018. If you have questions email

Jan 21, 2018

Registration Year


Organization Purpose:

In 25 words or less, copy or summarize the organization's purpose as stated in the organization constitution.

The purpose of POPS is to offer pre-optometry students the opportunity to obtain firsthand experience, insight, and guidance into the optometry world.

Membership Requirements:

Indicate any classification or academic requirements listed in the organization's constitution, i.e.-dues, G.P.A. etc. Membership must be open to all Texas Tech students without regard to race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin. Within an organization, differing membership status may not exist based on race, religion, gender, orientation, disability, or national origin.

Anyone who is interested in the field of Optometry. Dues (determined yearly)

Are freshmen eligible to participate in this organization:


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Student Union Building Mailbox

Should appear at "2031-" followed by the assigned box number a mailbox on the second floor of the Student Union Building.


Name of On-Campus Advisor

TTU/HSC Full-Time Faculty/Staff Advisor or Sponsor. Please do not include prefixes in this field. Indicate any applicable prefixes above.

Ryan Scheckel

On-Campus Advisor E-mail
On-Campus Advisor Phone Number



Lauren Pinckard

President Email

Brian Hennings

Treasurer Email