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Bucknell University

Your Combined ACT:
SAT Math + Verbal:
Your Chances at BU
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at BU
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
4,106
3,834
# Admitted
1,034
1,154
% Admitted
25.2%
30.1%
% Overall
27.6%

Students who got into BU:

Tips mention: Interview (10), ACT/SAT (14), Grades (21), Sports/Extracurriculars (10), College Essay (10)
Just get good grades, take AP classes, have anJan 13 2015Math
Just get good grades, take AP classes, have an extracurricular activity you're passionate about, and don't get into trouble.
SAT: 2120 Female
I had tons of extracurriculars, solid letters of recommendation,Apr 10 2014Biology
I had tons of extracurriculars, solid letters of recommendation, a great essay, and a killer SAT score. My GPA was crap, so it shows that the school does account for more than just your grades upfront.
SAT: 2170 Male
Decent test scoresApr 29 2012Other
Decent test scores. Decent grades. Not from PA or the NE - that makes it a lot easier.
Female
standard: good ECs, good recs, money, good grades &Nov 30 2010History/Histories (art history/etc.)
standard: good ECs, good recs, money, good grades & above average SAT scores, 600-650 should be fair game in all sections. i hear SAT II scores help to compensate if you don't have the scores on the reasoning.
Female
AP courses, Good GPA, Good SAT scores, and mostSep 24 2010Economics
AP courses, Good GPA, Good SAT scores, and most of all a great essay.
SAT: 2140 Male
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