Join us on Saturday, April 9.

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.

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Schedule Overview

Get to Know Bucknell

  • 8 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
    Weis Center for the Performing Arts
  • 8:15 a.m. Optional sessions
      -   Early Bird Campus Tours
      -   Financing Your Bucknell Education
  • 9:15 a.m. An Introduction to Bucknell
  • 10 a.m. Five Easy Ways Not to be Admitted to a Competitive College

If you arrive after 10 a.m. please check in at Admissions in Freas Hall.

Learn About Academics

  • 11 a.m. Academic Life at Bucknell
    Breakout sessions will be offered from 11-11:30 a.m. and 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
  • 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Academic Fair and Lunch
    Meet professors in your areas of interest and ask questions specific to your goals.
  • 12:15-1:15 p.m. Campus Tours (including residence halls)
    Depart from the academic fair at 12:30, 12:45 and 1:15 p.m.
  • 12:30 p.m. Residence Hall Tour (for Early Bird Campus Tour participants)
    Depart from the academic fair

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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