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Bucknell University

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

BU Address


General info:(570) 577-2000
Financial aid office:(570) 577-1331
Admissions office:(570) 577-1101
University FAQ
University Homepage

Tuition + BU Housing

Meals Per Week:19

UGrad Application Fee: $60
Grad Application Fee: $25

Tuition Prepaid: Yes
Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:2753
Freshman Must Live on Campus: Yes

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 3,667
# of Grad students: 152
Total Students: 3,819




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

50% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,659

14% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,183

43% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $14,055

60% receive student loans and the average amount is $3,120
Financial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Baccalaureate Colleges--Arts & Sciences
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Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted %

25% men vs 30% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 4,106
Number of Women Applicants: 3,834
Number of Men Admitted: 1,034
Number of Women Admitted: 1,154

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors  Hide Majors

• Accounting
• Animal Behavior and Ethology
• Anthropology
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Art/Art Studies General
• Biochemistry
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Business Administration and Management General
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemistry General
• Civil Engineering General
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Computer Engineering General
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
• Creative Writing
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• East Asian Studies
• Economics General
• Education General
• Educational Administration and Supervision Other
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• English Language and Literature General
• Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
• Environmental Studies
• Fine/Studio Arts General
• French Language and Literature
• Geography
• Geology/Earth Science General
• German Language and Literature
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
• History General
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• International Relations and Affairs
• Latin American Studies
• Mathematics General
• Mechanical Engineering
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other
• Music General
• Music History Literature and Theory
• Music Performance General
• Music Teacher Education
• Music Theory and Composition
• Neuroscience
• Philosophy
• Physics General
• Political Science and Government General
• Psychology General
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Russian Language and Literature
• School Psychology
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Sociology
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Women's Studies

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