Why Choose Your University of Leeds Eye Care Partner


Bayfields Opticians work in partnership with Health & Safety Services at the University of Leeds to bring world-class eye care to your campus.

Our specialist team of optometrists and dispensing opticians are committed to providing a comprehensive service tailored to your specific requirements. We take our time to discuss your lifestyle needs and examine your eyes using state-of-the-art equipment.

You are always at the heart of the process.


We pride ourselves on the provision of personalised, high standard professional eye care, from routine eye tests, to specialist eye care, contact lenses to your first pair of glasses.

We carry a head-turning range of both everyday and designer frames, including Ray-Ban, Oliver Peoples, Ted Baker and more. 

Find us on the LG Floor of the Leeds University Union Building.

Your University of Leeds Eye Care Service Entitlement

All University of Leeds staff (permanent and temporary) who have completed the online training and assessment DSE module are entitled to:

1. £50 contribution towards a complete pair of spectacles (both frames and lenses) if you spend over £75*

2. Free 30-minute eye test

3. Free contact lens trial

*Terms and conditions apply. Please contact Bayfields at the University for more information.

Leeds University staff member smiling wearing contact lenses

Prescriptions for Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Only

A single vision prescription which is only for intermediate distance (display screen equipment).

If you have a DSE specific prescription, you can also choose from the following options:

1. Complimentary DSE specific single vision spectacles including CR39 lenses, a frame (from a specified range), a case and a cleaning cloth.


2. Complimentary occupational CR39 lenses, a frame (from a specified range), a case and a cleaning cloth.


The following upgrade costs may be paid by the DSE user:

  • Single vision anti-glare and scratch resistant coating £30.00 
  • Business lens anti-glare and scratch resistant coating £50.00 

Designer Brands Available At Bayfields, Your University Opticians

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