Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) Gilmer Visiting Information:
All regular visits will be held in the Visiting Room. Processing of visitors will stop one hour prior
to the closing of the Visiting Room. Visitors are discouraged from arriving prior to 8:00 a.m. for visiting. Processing of visitors will normally begin no earlier than 8:00 a.m. and cease at 2:00 p.m. on the appropriate visiting days.
Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) Gilmer Additional information:
Initial Classification/Program Reviews Inmates initially designated to the institution will receive initial classification within 28 days of arrival. Unit, Education, and Psychology staff will assess each inmate and work with them to develop an individual plan which will address skill deficits that may deter successful reentry into the community. Subsequent program reviews will be held every 90 to 180 days, depending upon release date. These are held by the Unit Team to review progress on programming goals, work assignments, transfers, custody/security level, institutional adjustment, etc. The inmate may not waive appearance with the Unit Team.
No time limit unless space availability is limited.
Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) Gilmer Description:
The Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) Gilmer in Glenville, West Virginia, is a medium security facility housing male offenders. An adjacent satellite prison camp houses minimum security male inmates.
FCI Gilmer is located in central West Virginia, 85 miles northeast of Charleston and 150 miles from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.