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Eryn Kraning

Eryn Kraning

BA, Pepperdine University


Eryn Kraning serves as the Senior Director of the Office of Admissions at the Southern California College of Optometry. She is responsible for overseeing all admissions and recruitment activities related to admitting the incoming optometry students. This includes directing student recruitment activities, coordinating in person and virtual programs for prospective students, advising applicants, processing applications implementing admissions policies, overseeing the admissions scholarship program and speaking on behalf of the profession and university.

Eryn was born and raised in Southern California, but has extensively traveled the globe, both exploring and working. Her world-wide event coordination experience ranges from wedding planning to charity events, mega yachts to corporate affairs. Eryn and her husband have 3 children and enjoy spending time with family outdoors enjoying the beautiful Southern California weather. She has a deep passion for helping others, be it through mentoring her peers or advising students in their career choices. If you're a prospective student reading this, send her an email, she'd love to get to know you better and help with any questions you may have!