Geisinger Commonwealth Consumer Information Clearinghouse

Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information

This page has been created to fulfill Geisinger Commonwealth’s compliance with the disclosure requirements under Title IV. Title IV requires institutions participating in financial aid programs to disclose specified information to all prospective students. Below is a list of the disclosure requirements, and links to pages that contain the actual information or where to obtain the information.


Financial Assistance Information

Contact for financial aid information: 
Sue McNamara, BS
Director of Financial Aid
570-504-9682
SMcNamara@som.geisinger.edu


General Institutional Information


Tuition and Fees at Geisinger Commonwealth 

Refund of Student Charges:

Contact for tuition and fees and refunds information:
Rita King
Assistant Controller ‪‪
570-207-3692
rking@som.geisinger.edu
or
bursar@som.geisinger.edu


Academic Programs (See Student Bulletin)


Changes in Enrollment:


Plans for Improving Academic Programs:

Contact for institutional plans for improving the academic programs of the institution:
Carien M. Williams, JD
Associate Dean for Curriculum
570-687-9677
CWilliams01@som.geisinger.edu


Career & Placement Services:


Student Activities:

Contact for student activities information:
Vicki T. Sapp, PhD
Director of Student Engagement, Diversity and Inclusion and Assistant Professor
570-504-9631
VSapp@som.geisinger.edu


Privacy of Student RecordsFamily Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

Contact for FERPA and student record privacy information:
Edward Lahart, MS
Registrar
570-504-9668
ELahart@som.geisinger.edu


Facilities and Services Available to Students with Disabilities (See Student Bulletin)

Contact for facilities and services available to students with disabilities information: Jackie Ghormoz, MSW
Assistant Dean of Students
570-504-9073
jghormoz@som.geisinger.edu


Student Body Diversity

Contact for student body diversity information:
Edward Lahart, MS
Registrar
570-504-9668
ELahart@som.geisinger.edu
or
Ida L. Castro, JD
Vice President for Community Engagement & Chief Diversity Officer
570-504-9647
icastro@som.geisinger.edu


Textbook Information:

Contact for textbook information:
Geisinger Commonwealth Medical Library
570-504-9665
library@som.geisinger.edu


Transfer of Credit Policies and Articulation Agreements

Geisinger Commonwealth does not accept transfer credits earned at other institutions for its degree programs. Geisinger Commonwealth does not have any articulation agreements with any other institution to accept credits earned at Geisinger Commonwealth.

Contact for transfer of credit information:
Edward Lahart, MS
Registrar
570-504-9668
ELahart@som.geisinger.edu


Institutional and Program Accreditation, Approval, or Licensure (See Student Bulletin)


Copyright Infringement Policies and Sanctions (Including Computer Use and File Sharing)

Contact for copyright infringement policies and sanctions information:
Jay Fortin 
Senior Director, Information Technology
570-504-9070
jfortin@som.geisinger.edu


Employee Non-Discrimination and Equal Employment Policy

Contact for equal opportunity/non-discriminatory policy information:
Stephen R. Fisk
Associate Director of Human Resources
570-504-7301
sfisk@som.geisinger.edu


Student Outcomes Information


Health and Safety

Contact for Campus Security Information:
John Gorczyk
Director of Facilities and Public Safety
570-504-9681
JGorczyk@som.geisinger.edu


Voter Registration

Voter registration forms are available in the Department of Student Affairs.

For further information:
Julia A. Kolcharno, MA
Director of Student Development, Academic Advising and Career Engagement
570-504-9614
jkolcharno@som.geisinger.edu  


Conflict of Interest Policies