County Intermediate Unit #22 is an official location through Cogent
Systems to have your Fingerprints taken, we are not responsible for
providing troubleshooting, registration, or official results to your
current or prospective employer.
The Bucks IU Fingerprint site does NOT
provide ink based prints, all prints are taken electronically using
Livescan through Cogent.
Follow the Fingerprinting Registration Procedures found here (Cogent Systems: www.pa.cogentid.com) or call 1-888-439-2486. Once registered set up an appointment for fingerprinting.
Fingerprinting is by appointment only, as we do not accept walk-ins. You should NOT be coming in to get fingerprinted unless you have a CONFIRMED appointment. You must be registered with Cogent AND have scheduled an appointment before you arrive for fingerprinting. To schedule an appointment, please use the blue 'book now' tab to the right. Call or email with any questions or concerns.
215-348-2940 Ext. 1402
Please note: Our normal fingerprinting hours are below, but are subject to change based on mobile fingerprinting appointments and availability. Please refer to
the blue "book now" tab on the right side of the screen to view our openings
and to schedule an appointment.
*Hours may vary-Actual availability reflected on blue "book now" tab to your right*
|8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
|10:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Applicants are to give their Registration ID number to their supervisor, employer, etc. after they have been fingerprinted.
- Official scanned fingerprint reports will be available online, in a secure server, for review by these Administrators within 24 to 48 hours after the applicants fingerprinting appointment.
- Applicants are advised to keep a copy of their Registration Receipt which includes their Registration ID. A copy of this receipt may be obtained at https://www.pa.cogentid.com/index_pde.htm. Please click on Proof of Transaction (Receipts).
Applicants will receive a paper copy of this report 4 – 6 weeks after their fingerprinting appointment. The report will be mailed to the address used by the applicant for registration. This document does not constitute the official record – it is considered the “unofficial copy”, the official report is available online to Administrators.