Whom to See & When

You have a family emergency and need to leave campus.

Contact the Office of the Vice President and Dean of Students, at 410-337-6150 or email deanofstudents@goucher.edu.

You are sick and need health care.

To schedule a medical appointment or inquire about services, contact Health Services at 410.337.6050, or Counseling Services at 410-337-6481.

You are sick or have been hospitalized and need to miss several days of classes.

Contact the Office of the Vice President and Dean of Students, at 410-337-6150 or email deanofstudents@goucher.edu.

You are not doing well in one of your classes.

  • See the professor of the class.
  • Use the services of ACE to help with gaining academic strength.
  • Use the services of the Writing Center to help improve writing of papers.

You are having emotional issues that are impacting your ability to function well.

You have a documented learning disability and need accommodations.

Visit the Accessibility Services website for more information. Or contact, Arnelle Hanley, Director of Accessibility Services, at 410-337-6146 or access@goucher.edu.

You need advice on your academic plan, a possible course of study, or you have a question about an academic requirement.

Contact your academic adviser.

You want to ask about an exception to the normal course of study, college policy, or need further advice about your course of study.

Contact the Associate Provost for Undergraduate Studies, La Jerne Cornish Ph.D. at 410.337.6460.

You have an idea about a new club.

Contact Stacy Cooper Patterson, the Associate Dean of Students for Community Life, at 410.337.6414.

You want to learn how to get involved in co-curricular organizations and activities.

Contact the Office of Student Engagement at ose@goucher.edu or 410.337.6124.

You are ready to declare your major (and/or minor).

  • Contact the director of the relevant program.
  • Make an appointment to meet him/her. If you do not know which faculty member is the director of the program, select the Academics link found on our homepage to find this information. Take the major declaration form (PDF) with you to this meeting so the director will be able to assign you an adviser.

You need help deciding on a major or exploring career options for your major.

Visit the Career Development Office (CDO) website, call 410.337.6191, or e-mail career@goucher.edu to set up an appointment.

You need or want to complete an internship.

You need a job while you are in school or for the summer.

Visit the Career Development Office (CDO) website, call 410.337.6191, or e-mail career@goucher.edu to set up an appointment.

You need help with your plans after graduation — a job or graduate school.

Visit the Career Development Office (CDO) website, call 410.337.6191, or e-mail career@goucher.edu to set up an appointment.