Admissions

Location
Lewisburg, PA
Undergrads
3,515
Tuition
$45,378
Admission Difficulty
Hard
More statistics . . .
YesI'm interested, let this school know MaybeBookmark for later NoShow me better matches What does it mean to express interest?
Oops! There was an error.

Reload the page and try again.

Saving your interest We will attempt to notify this school of your interest. This school has been saved to your schools listyour schools list. This school has been removed from your recommended schools list.
For more schools, visit your recommended schools list.

Admissions

Get started!
Chance Me
Will you get in? See what other students have to say.

Applicant Status At Bucknell University

How do I stack up?

Compared against the students in the chart, you are in the:

??? Percentile

Admissions Statistics

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants:8,291
Male Applicants:4,253
Female Applicants:4,038
Total Acceptances:2,238
Male Acceptances:1,049
Female Acceptances:1,189
Acceptance Rate:27%
Yield: ? 41%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(570) 577-1101
Email:admissions@bucknell.edu
Web Site:www.bucknell.edu/x68.xml
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:Yes
Application Fee:$60
Application Web Site:www.bucknell.edu/x584.xml
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Early DecisionNovember 15, January 15December 15, February 15
Regular Decision January 15 April 1
Must-Reply-By May 1
Admissions
Consideration
RequiredRecommendedNeither Required
Nor Recommended
GPA
HS Rank
HS Transcript
College Prep Courses
Recommendations
Audition/Portfolio
SAT/ACT
TOEFL
Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:918
Full-Time Male Enrollment:412
Full-Time Female Enrollment:506
Part-Time Male Enrollment:0
Part-Time Female Enrollment:0
Waitlist Statistics
Applicants Placed: ? 2,186
Applicants Accepting: ? 1,046
Students Enrolled: ? 14
Transfer Statistics
Applications Received:219
Applicants Accepted:28
Students Enrolled:21

Standardized Tests Statistics

Standardized Test Scores Critical Reading Math Writing Composite (out of)
SAT (25th - 75th Percentile) 590 - 690 620 - 720 600 - 690 1810 - 2100 (2400)
ACT (25th - 75th Percentile) 27 - 33 26 - 31 9 - 10 27 - 31 (36)
General Statistics
Top 10% of HS Class:72%
SAT/ACT Required:Either
Students Submitting SAT:64%
Students Submitting ACT:41%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
Not Reported

Facts & Statistics

Things I Wish I Knew Before Coming To School
  • Greek life dominates.
  • Having a car is vital.
  • How incredibly preppy the student body is.
  • How isolated and rural the surrounding area is.
  • The party scene is pretty much nonexistent for freshman guys.
  • The workload is more extensive than it is in high school.
  • There are no clubs and only a few bars.
  • There is a sushi restaurant in Williamsport.
  • What wind chill is.
Interviews & Information Sessions
Call (570) 577-1101 Bucknell admissions staff conducts interviews on and off campus throughout the fall at different times from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. On Saturdays, interviews will be held between 9 a.m.-11:15 a.m. The interviews are not evaluative, though, so students should not feel that they must interview.
Campus Tours
Campus tours run Monday-Friday at 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., and on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. No appointment is necessary, and the tour starts at the Admissions Office in Freas Hall.
Overnight Visits
Bucknell offers overnight visits, where a prospective student can stay with a current Bucknell student. Overnight visits are available Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday nights when students are on campus.
4
pageviews remaining

Non-registered users are limited to 5 school profile page views per month.

Register for free to gain full access!