Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Geisel School of Medicine?

The Geisel School of Medicine is in Hanover, New Hampshire. See map here.

What is Geisel School of Medicine's mailing address and phone number?

Geisel School of Medicine
1 Rope Ferry Road
Hanover, NH 03755-1404

Phone: (603) 650-1200
Fax: (603) 650-1202

How old is the Geisel School of Medicine?

The Geisel School of Medicine was founded in 1797.

What is the Geisel School of Medicine's mission statement?

You can read the mission statement here.

Do you have travel directions to the Geisel School of Medicine campus?

Yes. You can find them here.

How can I reach a Geisel student in an emergency?

If you need to reach a family member who is a currently enrolled student at the Geisel School of Medicine, please contact the appropriate office as listed.

For Medical Students, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.:

Year 1 & 2 medical students
Office of Student and Multicultural Affairs
Dartmouth Medical School, Remsen 302
Hanover, NH 03755

Year 3 & 4 medical students
Registrar's Office/DMS Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Rubin 4
1 Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756

For Graduate Students:
Contact their department or laboratory or
Office of Graduate Studies Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
304 Wentworth Hall
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755

For Evaluative Clinical Sciences Students, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. 4:30 p.m.:
The Dartmouth Institute Educational Programs
Dartmouth Medical School
Hinman Box 7252
30 LaFayette Street, 1st Floor
Lebanon, NH 03766

After hours please contact the Dartmouth College Safety and Security Office at 603-646-2234. This office is open 24 hours-7 days a week. E-mail:

How do I contact the Anatomical Gifts Program at the Geisel School of Medicine?

Please telephone Colleen or Daphne in the Anatomy Department at 603-650-1636.

How do I contact Geisel students for Community Service or the Dermatones a cappella singing group to ask them to perform?

Please contact the Student Affairs office at, or at 603-650-1509, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For medical students and applicants, please see Student Resources or Students FAQ.