UNC Optical Shop

UNC Optical Shop is a full service optical shop staffed by a NC licensed optician.

UNC Optical Shop

The UNC Optical Shop is located at:

2226 Nelson Highway, Suite 200

Chapel Hill, NC 27517


Hours of Operation

9:00am - 5:00pm

Monday - Friday

Phone: 984-974-2039

 UNC Optical Shop - New Kittner Eye Center

All state employees and immediate family receive a 20% discount on all prescription eyewear (frame and lenses) as well as non-prescription sunglasses.

The discount does not apply to eye exams or contact lenses and may not be combined with ANY insurance program or other discount programs, including Superior Vision.

UNC HEALTHCARE and UNIVERSITY employees may purchase eyeglasses through payroll deduction.

UNC Optical is conveniently located on the second floor of the new location of UNC Kittner Eye Center, near the corner of NC Hwy 54 and Farrington Road, across from Mardi Gras Bowling Center and Hardees. [view map].

Our optical shop offers a variety of quality frames with an emphasis on current and fashionable frame styles.

Experienced opticians provide information to help customers select the best frames and lens options for each individual. All eyeglasses are backed by excellent warranties and superior service.

We carry the most current eyewear fashions from the top designers and names in lenses.  Visit us soon to see which fits you best.

Directions to UNC Optical Shop