Journey to Bucknell is an overnight program designed to expose high-achieving, culturally diverse high school seniors to Bucknell University.

The program will take place from Nov. 8-10, 2015.

Prospective students can experience life as a Bucknell student by

  • staying overnight in one of our residence halls
  • attending fall Open House to learn more about academic and social opportunities
  • meeting faculty, staff, and current Bucknell students
  • exploring our beautiful campus

Students — Begin Your Journey

So go ahead! Begin your journey to Bucknell November 8-10 by completing the Student Application Form today. If you have questions about the Journey to Bucknell program, contact Bucknell Admissions at 570.577.3000 or journey@bucknell.edu.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the program, you must be enrolled in an academically rigorous program of study with a minimum unweighted grade point average of 3.3 and must have taken the ACT, PSAT or SAT. You are not required to be nominated to apply for Journey to Bucknell.

Student Application Form

Counselors —Start Their Journey

If you are a high school counselor or representative of a community-based organization who would like to nominate a student for Journey to Bucknell, please fill out a nomination form by Sept. 25.

To be eligible for the program, students must be enrolled in an academically rigorous program of study with a minimum unweighted grade point average of 3.3 and must have taken the ACT, PSAT or SAT. For more information see our Class of 2018 Profile

Nominated students will be notified in July and September and given the opportunity to apply to attend Journey to Bucknell. Students who are chosen to attend Journey to Bucknell will receive travel expenses, including flights and shuttles to and from campus, and all meals while on campus.

Counselor Nomination Form

Transportation to Campus

Students who are chosen to attend Journey to Bucknell will receive travel expenses, including flights and shuttles to and from campus, and all meals while on campus.

Limited transportation will be provided from these pick-up locations:

  • New York City
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Washington, D.C.
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