Spring 2016

Whether you've been researching colleges for months or are at the very beginning of your search, there's no better place than Bucknell's junior and sophomore open house to learn more. Senior members of Bucknell's admissions and financial aid team will offer advice on searching for a college, applying to Bucknell and financing your education. You'll also have the opportunity to meet our exceptional faculty, who'll give you an inside view of our academic programs.

Join us to learn how you'll be inspired inside and outside the classroom at Bucknell to innovate, grow personally and professionally, and make friendships for life.

Schedule of Events

Get to Know Bucknell

Registration will open at 8 a.m. for those interested in an early campus tour at 8:15.

The program formally begins at 9:15 a.m. at the Weis Center for the Performing Arts.

8 - 9 a.m. Check-in
Weis Center for the Performing Arts

8:15 a.m. Early Bird Campus Tour

9:15 a.m. Welcome

  • Five Easy Ways NOT to be Admitted to a Competitive College

10 a.m. Getting from Here to There

  • Advice on the College Search and Financial Aid Processes

Learn About Academics

11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Academic Breakout Sessions

You'll choose up to two sessions from these groupings:

  • Arts, Humanities and Languages
  • Engineering
  • Management
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics
  • Social Sciences

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Academic Fair and Lunch

This is a great opportunity to meet professors in your areas of interest and to ask questions specific to your goals.

12:15 p.m., 12:45 p.m. and 1:15 p.m. Student-led Campus Tours

Treats and Farewells

1:30-3 p.m. Treats and Farewells
Bostwick Marketplace, Elaine Langone Center

Enjoy a sweet treat before you head home. Members of the Admissions team will be on hand in Bostwick Marketplace and in the Admissions Office at Freas Hall to answer questions.

Explore Lewisburg

While you are here, we invite you to check out downtown Lewisburg and see why our students and graduates love their college hometown.

Plan Your Trip

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Living in the Susquehanna Valley: economy, schools, real estate and local attractions

Living in the Susquehanna Valley: economy, schools, real estate and local attractions

Living in the Susquehanna Valley

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