Student Affairs Hello and welcome from the Office of Student Affairs at Geisinger Commonwealth! Mission Statement The Office of Admissions and Student Affairs supports Geisinger Commonwealth’s institutional mission and values by fostering students’ academic, professional, and personal growth. Geisinger Commonwealth admits academically successful, passionate, innovative and community-minded students with an aptitude for biomedical sciences and a sincere commitment to improve the quality of healthcare. The office provides a host of personal, academic and referral services to enhance the interpersonal and educational experiences of Geisinger Commonwealth students. Student Affairs promotes student engagement and participation in the social, cultural and intellectual life at Geisinger Commonwealth. The office is the principal advisor to student councils, clubs, and organizations. The office also works with students for career advising and planning, and assists students with identifying the financial resources needed to achieve their individual educational goals.