Health Services

Health Services

Health Services on Campus

Our campus nurse, Jill Thoman, RN, B.S., CSN, is here to assist all Penn State Scranton students in the event of illness or other health-related concerns.

* All services are available to students at no cost.

 *All student health records are strictly confidential. No information contained in a health record may be released without written consent of the student.

Nurse Jill can also help you:

Police and Public Safety is available for emergency responses when Health Services is closed in the summer. You can reach them at (570) 963-2555. 

To schedule an appointment with our campus nurse contact Michele Nicoteri at (570) 963-2690 or at


Use the link below for additional immunization information and submission requirements.

Health Insurance Information

Students can use the link below to get information on health insurance available to students.


Psychological Counseling

Free, confidential counseling is available for students on campus in the Health Services office during the fall and spring semesters.

To schedule an appointment with Katherine J. Stefanelli, Ph.D. call (570) 963-2694 or email at


Local Emergency Resources

  • Women's Resource Center hotline: (570)-346-4671 -- 24 hours/day This includes the:
    • Rape Crisis Center
  • Dunmore Police:  (570) 344-0851
  • Geisinger Community Medical Center:  (570) 703-8000
  • Regional Hospital of Scranton:  (570) 348-7100
  • Commonwealth Health (Moses Taylor Hospital):  (570) 770-5000
  • Affirmative Action office at University Park
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1 (800)-273-TALK (8255)